Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5901
Window Location Property Cross-Domain Vulnerability  

Cross-domain vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4, 6, and 7 allows remote attackers to access restricted information from other domains via JavaScript that uses the Object data type for the value of a (1) location or (2) location.href property, related to incorrect determination of the origin of web script, aka "Window Location Property Cross-Domain Vulnerability." NOTE: according to Microsoft, CVE-2008-2948 and CVE-2008-2949 are duplicates of this issue, probably different attack vectors.
Create Date: 2008-10-14 Last Update Date: 2014-03-03

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions) Products: windows
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true Win 2K8 ia 64
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:627
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (ia-64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5667
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR / GDR
IF : Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6001.18137
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6001.18137 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6001.18137 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 7.0.6001.18137 windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for LDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than or equal to 7.0.6001.22000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than or equal to 7.0.6001.22000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than or equal 7.0.6001.22000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.22260
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.22260 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6001.22260 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Win 2K8 / Vista SP1 and IE7
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:627
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR / GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.18148
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.18148 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6001.18148 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for LDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than or equal to 7.0.6001.22000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than or equal to 7.0.6001.22000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than or equal 7.0.6001.22000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.22260
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6001.22260 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6001.22260 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win 2K8 / Vista SP1
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Vista (32-bit) Service Pack 1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4873
Microsoft Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5254
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (32-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4870
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 (64-bit) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5356
IF : All of the following are true IE7 and Vista
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Vista is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:228
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR/GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16757
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16757 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.16757 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for LDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.20927
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.20927 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.20927 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than 7.0.6000.20000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Win 2K3 SP2 or Win XP X64 SP2 and IE6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.4357
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.4357 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.4357 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win 2K3 SP2 or Win XP X64 Sp2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1935
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2161
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (ia64) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1442
Microsoft Windows XP x64 Edition SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4193
IF : All of the following are true IE6 and Win 2K3 SP1 or Win XP X64 SP1
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.3194
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.3790.3194 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.3790.3194 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win XP X64 SP1 or Win 2K3 SP1
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition SP1 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:720
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:565
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4386
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP1 for Itanium is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1205
IF : All of the following are true IE7 and Win XP or Win 2K3
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:627
IF : Any one of the following are true Check for LDR / GDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16735
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 7.0.6000.16735 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.16735 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Check for LDR
IF : Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is greater than 7.0.6000.20000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version greater than 7.0.6000.20000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6000.20900
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of mshtml.dll is less than 7.0.6000.20900 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 7.0.6000.20900 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 7.0.6000.20900 windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Win XP SP2 or Win 2K3 SP2
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP SP2 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:521
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x86) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1935
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 SP2 (x64) is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2161
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 (ia64) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1442
IF : All of the following are true Win XP SP2 X86 and IE6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP3 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5631
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2900.5659
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2900.5659 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.2900.5659 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true IE 5.01 SP4 and Win 2K
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:229
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:325
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 5.0.3868.2000
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 5.0.3868.2000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 5.0.3868.2000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true IE 6 and Win 2KSo4
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4 or later is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:229
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2800.1615
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2800.1615 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.2800.1615 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Win XP SP2 X86 and IE6
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Windows XP (x86) SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:754
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:563
IF : Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2900.3429
Windows : File Test :  Mshtml.dll version is less than 6.0.2900.3429 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File The path to the mshtml.dll file in the system root
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion : SystemRoot}}]]\System32\mshtml.dll
version less than 6.0.2900.3429 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 

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