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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2013-3909

Severity Medium
Score 4.3/10

Summary

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 8 allows remote attackers to read content from a different (1) domain or (2) zone via crafted characters in Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) token sequences, aka "Internet Explorer Information Disclosure 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