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Home » Hacking News » Internet Explorer zone bypass vulnerability

Internet Explorer zone bypass vulnerability

by Mario Miri on May 19th, 2003 If Internet Explorer attempts to open a web page containing numerous file:// requests each in a seperate Iframe, eventually the request will be executed in Local Computer zone.


Vulnerable:
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP1
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1


Solution:
Currently there are no vendor supplied patches.


Discovered by:
Marek Bialoglowy, [email protected]


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