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Internet Explorer 5.5 and 6.0 does not perform complete security checks on external caching, which allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files.
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Date Entry Created
20021104 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 (20030317)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(3) Cole, Green, Wall
NOOP(2) Christey, Cox
Comments (Legacy)
 Christey> NOTE: Early versions of Microsoft bulletin MS02-069 
   also assigned for a "user.dir exposure" issue.  This
   candidate should *ONLY* be used for the external caching issue
   as covered in MS:MS02-068; the "user.dir" issue is identified
   by CVE-2002-1365.

Proposed (Legacy)
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