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Microsoft Internet Explorer cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12638

The XSS Filter in Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 does not properly perform neutering for the SCRIPT tag which allows remote attackers to conduct cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks against web sites that have no inherent XSS vulnerabilities a different issue than CVE-2009-4074.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2010-1489
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 8