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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-5578

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 and earlier allows remote attackers to read Temporary Internet Files (TIF) and obtain sensitive information via unspecified vectors involving certain drag and drop operations, aka "TIF Folder Information Disclosure Vulnerability," and a different issue than CVE-2006-5577.
Publish Date : 2006-12-12 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
MS06-072: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (925454) oval:gov.nist.fdcc.patch:def:11537 windows
TIF Folder Information Disclosure Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:337 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-2006-5578

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft IE * Windows Server 2003 Sp1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft IE 1

- References For CVE-2006-5578
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:337
CERT TA06-346A
VUPEN ADV-2006-4966
CERT-VN VU#694344
OSVDB 30815
BID 21494 Microsoft Internet Explorer Drag and Drop TIF Folder Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-27
SECTRACK 1017374
MS MS06-072
HP SSRT061288

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-5578

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

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