Microsoft Internet Explorer CSS expression property XSS filter bypass
|ie-xss-filter-bypass (47277)||Medium Risk|
Microsoft Internet Explorer could allow a remote attacker to bypass cross-site scripting filtering and launch cross-site scripting attacks against vulnerable Web sites. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by injecting malicious data into the CSS expression property.
No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu Dec 11 2008 - 10:27:43 CST : Aspect9: Internet Explorer 8.0 Beta 2 Anti-XSS Filter Vulnerabilities.
- Microsoft Internet Explorer Web site: Windows Internet Explorer 8.
- BID-32780: Internet Explorer 8 CSS 'expression' Property Cross Site Scripting Filter Bypass Weakness
- CVE-2008-5551: The XSS Filter in Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 Beta 2 allows remote attackers to bypass the XSS protection mechanism and conduct XSS attacks by injecting data at two different positions within an HTML document, related to STYLE elements and the CSS expression property, aka a double injection.
- OSVDB ID: 57062: Microsoft IE STYLE Element / CSS Expression Property Double Content Injection XSS Filter Bypass
- Microsoft Internet Explorer 8.0 beta2
Dec 11, 2008
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall the author/distributor (IBM Internet Security Systems X-Force) be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.
For corrections or additions please email ignore thisxforceignore this@ignore thisus.ignore thisibm.comignore this
* According to the Forum of Incident Response and Security Teams (FIRST), the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) is an "industry open standard designed to convey vulnerability severity and help to determine urgency and priority of response." IBM PROVIDES THE CVSS SCORES "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. CUSTOMERS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ASSESSING THE IMPACT OF ANY ACTUAL OR POTENTIAL SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
The information within this database may change without notice. Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. In no event shall IBM be held liable for any damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with the use or spread of this information.