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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-2087

Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 up to 6 on various Windows operating systems, including IE 6.0.2900.2180 on Windows XP, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a web page with embedded CLSIDs that reference certain COM objects that are not ActiveX controls, as demonstrated using the JVIEW Profiler (Javaprxy.dll). NOTE: the researcher says that the vendor could not reproduce this problem.
Publish Date : 2005-07-05 Last Update Date : 2021-07-23
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute Code
CWE ID 399

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
IE5.01,SP4 Java Proxy COM Object Instantiation Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1326 windows
IE6,SP1 Java Proxy COM Object Instantiation Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1506 windows
IE6:S03 Java Proxy COM Object Instantiation Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1518 windows
IE6:XP,SP2 Java Proxy COM Object Instantiation Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:793 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-2087

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE 5.1 * Mac Os * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft IE 5.2.3 * Macintosh * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft IE 6 Windows Server 2003 Sp1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 SP4 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 Preview * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0.2900.2180 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 3
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8

- References For CVE-2005-2087
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:793
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1518
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1506
Microsoft Advisory
AUSCERT ESB-2005.0489
CERT-VN VU#939605
BID 14087 Microsoft Internet Explorer Javaprxy.DLL COM Object Instantiation Heap Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2007-11-15
OSVDB 17680
SECTRACK 1014329
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1326
BUGTRAQ 20050629 SEC-CONSULT SA-20050629-0
XF ie-javaprxydll-execute-code(21193)
CERT-VN VU#959049
VUPEN ADV-2005-0935
BUGTRAQ 20050702 Microsoft Internet Explorer "javaprxy.dll" Code Execution Exploit
CERT TA05-193A
MS MS05-037

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-2087

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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