Moderate

CVE-2004-0284 - Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer/Outlook

Publication: 2004-11-23
Summary

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0, Outlook 2002, and Outlook 2003 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption), if "Do not save encrypted pages to disk" is disabled, via a web site or HTML e-mail that contains two null characters (%00) after the host name.

Risk level (CVSS 5)

Moderate

5.0

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
  • Microsoft Outlook 2002
  • Microsoft Outlook 2002
  • Microsoft Outlook 2002
  • Microsoft Outlook 2003