BugTraq
Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability Dec 09 2003 06:15PM
John W. Noerenberg II (jwn2 qualcomm com) (1 replies)
This exploit also applies to the Macintosh version of Explorer v5.2.3(5815.1)

>From: <bugtraq (at) zapthedingbat (dot) com [email concealed]>
>To: bugtraq (at) securityfocus (dot) com [email concealed]
>Subject: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability
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>Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability
>Vendor Notified 09 December, 2003
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># Vulnerability ##########
>There is a flaw in the way that Internet Explorer displays URLs in
>the address bar.
>
>By opening a specially crafted URL an attacker can open a page that
>appears to be from a different domain from the current location.
>
># Exploit ##########
>By opening a window using the http://user@domain nomenclature an
>attacker can hide the real location of the page by including a 0x01
>character after the "@" character.
>Internet Explorer doesn't display the rest of the URL making the
>page appear to be at a different domain.
>
># POC ##########
>http://www.zapthedingbat.com/security/ex01/vun1.htm
>
># Tested ##########
>Internet Explorer
>Version 6.0.2800.1106C0
>Updates: SP1, Q810847, Q810351, Q822925, Q330994, Q828750, Q824145
>
># Credit ##########
>Zap The Dingbat
>http://www.zapthedingbat.com/

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john noerenberg
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[ reply ]
Re: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability Dec 10 2003 12:13AM
Pedro Castro (noupy mail telepac pt) (3 replies)
Re: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability Dec 10 2003 07:39PM
William Stockall (wstockal compusmart ab ca)
Re: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability Dec 10 2003 07:37PM
Tiago Pierezan Camargo (tiago telenova net)
Re: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability Dec 10 2003 07:26PM
Andreas Plesner Jacobsen (apj mutt dk) (1 replies)
Re: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability Dec 11 2003 12:43AM
Charles Richmond (cmr iisc com) (1 replies)
Re: Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability (Yes, Mozilla too.) Dec 11 2003 06:31PM
netmask (netmask enZotech net)


 

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