Microsoft Windows XP SP2 Popup Blocker Bypass

2004-12-10T00:00:00
ID OSVDB:12507
Type osvdb
Reporter http-equiv(http-equiv@excite.com )
Modified 2004-12-10T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Description

Internet Explorer in Microsoft Windows XP contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to bypass popup blocker settings. It is possible for a remote attacker to create a malicious Web page, which could cause a popup dialog to display via the DHTML Edit Control, once the victim visits the page resulting in a loss of integrity.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

Internet Explorer in Microsoft Windows XP contains a flaw that may allow a remote attacker to bypass popup blocker settings. It is possible for a remote attacker to create a malicious Web page, which could cause a popup dialog to display via the DHTML Edit Control, once the victim visits the page resulting in a loss of integrity.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.microsoft.com/ Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-12/0273.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-12/0230.html Mail List Post: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2004-12/0277.html ISS X-Force ID: 18444 CVE-2004-1173