CVE-ID

CVE-2001-0246

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Internet Explorer 5.5 and earlier does not properly verify the domain of a frame within a browser window, which allows remote web site operators to read certain files on the client by sending information from a local frame to a frame in a different domain, aka a variant of the "Frame Domain Verification" vulnerability.
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Date Entry Created
20010319 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 (20010524)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(5) Baker, Cole, Magdych, Wall, Williams
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Renaud, Ziese
REVIEWING(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> See comments for CVE-2001-0332; may need to be merged because
   of CD:SF-LOC.
 Frech> XF:ie-frame-verification-variant(6748)

Proposed (Legacy)
20010524
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