CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2002-0269

Published: May 29, 2002 | Modified: Jul 23, 2021
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.5 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Internet Explorer 5.x and 6 interprets an object as an HTML document even when its MIME Content-Type is text/plain, which could allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary script in documents that the user does not expect, possibly through web applications that use a text/plain type to prevent cross-site scripting attacks.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.01 5.01
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.0.1 5.0.1
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.0.1 5.0.1
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.0 5.0
Internet_explorer Microsoft 6.0 6.0

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