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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2010-1258

Severity Medium
Score 4.3/10

Summary

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 7, and 8 does not properly determine the origin of script code, which allows remote attackers to execute script in an unintended domain or security zone, and obtain sensitive information, via unspecified vectors, aka "Event Handler Cross-Domain Vulnerability."

  • MEDIUM
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • PARTIAL
  • NONE

CWE-200 - Information Exposure

An information exposure vulnerability is categorized as an information flow (IF) weakness, which can potentially allow unauthorized access to otherwise classified information in the application, such as confidential personal information (demographics, financials, health records, etc.), business secrets, and the application's internal environment.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published