Vulnerability Name:

CVE-1999-1110 (CCN-7800)

Assigned:1999-11-14
Published:1999-11-14
Updated:2021-07-22
Summary:Windows Media Player ActiveX object as used in Internet Explorer 5.0 returns a specific error code when a file does not exist, which allows remote malicious web sites to determine the existence of files on the client.
CVSS v3 Severity:4.0 Medium (CCN CVSS v3.1 Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope:Scope (S): Unchanged
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Low
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): None
CVSS v2 Severity:5.0 Medium (CVSS v2 Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): None
2.1 Low (CCN CVSS v2 Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Exploitability Metrics:Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Athentication (Au): None
Impact Metrics:Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availibility (A): None
Vulnerability Type:CWE-Other
Vulnerability Consequences:Obtain Information
References:Source: CCN
Type: BugTraq Mailing List, Sun, 14 Nov 1999 15:02:46 +0200
IE 5.0 and Windows Media Player ActiveX object allow checking the existence of local files and directories

Source: MITRE
Type: CNA
CVE-1999-1110

Source: CCN
Type: OSVDB ID: 7904
Microsoft Windows Media Player ActiveX File Existence Disclosure

Source: BUGTRAQ
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
19991114 IE 5.0 and Windows Media Player ActiveX object allow checking the existence of local files and directories

Source: BID
Type: Exploit, Patch, Vendor Advisory
793

Source: CCN
Type: BID-793
Microsoft Windows Media Player ActiveX Error Message Vulnerability

Source: XF
Type: UNKNOWN
ie-mediaplayer-activex(7800)

Vulnerable Configuration:Configuration 1:
  • cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • Configuration CCN 1:
  • cpe:/a:microsoft:internet_explorer:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

  • * Denotes that component is vulnerable
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    microsoft internet explorer 5.0
    microsoft ie 5.0