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Hotmail does not properly filter JavaScript code from a user's mailbox, which allows a remote attacker to execute the code by using hexadecimal codes to specify the javascript: protocol, e.g. jAvascript.
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  • BUGTRAQ:20000110 Yet another Hotmail security hole - injecting JavaScript using "jAvascript:"
Assigning CNA
Date Entry Created
20000122 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (20000125)
Votes (Legacy)
MODIFY(1) Frech
REJECT(1) Baker
Comments (Legacy)
 CHANGE> [Frech changed vote from REVIEWING to MODIFY]
 Frech> XF:hotmail-vascript-java-injection

Proposed (Legacy)
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