ICQ Toolbar modify settings

icq-toolbar-modify-settings (28814) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


ICQ Toolbar for Microsoft Internet Explorer could allow a remote attacker to modify configuration settings, caused by improper validation of configuration sources. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web page.


Base Score: 2.8
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: None
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: None
Temporal Score: 2.4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Confirmed


Data Manipulation


No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • CoreLabs Advisory CORE-2006-0322: Multiple vulnerabilities in ICQ Toolbar 1.3 for Internet Explorer.
  • ICQ Toolbar Web site: ICQ Toolbar - ICQ Downloads - ICQ.com.
  • BID-19900: ICQ Toolbar HTML Injection and Unauthorized Access Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2006-4661: AOL ICQ Toolbar 1.3 for Internet Explorer (toolbaru.dll) does not properly validate the origin of the configuration web page (options2.html), which allows user-assisted remote attackers to provide a web page that contains disguised checkboxes that trick the user into reconfiguring the toolbar.
  • OSVDB ID: 30953: ICQ Toolbar Configuration Webpage Origin Verification Failure
  • SA21809: ICQ Toolbar RSS Feeds Script Insertion Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • ICQ ICQ Toolbar for Internet Explorer 1.3


Sep 06, 2006

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