the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register
  Take a third party risk management course for FREE
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2003-1025

Internet Explorer 5.01 through 6 SP1 allows remote attackers to spoof the domain of a URL via a "%01" character before an @ sign in the user@domain portion of the URL, which hides the rest of the URL, including the real site, in the address bar, aka the "Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2004-01-20 Last Update Date : 2021-07-23
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
IE v5.01,SP2 Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:490 windows
IE v5.01,SP3 Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:491 windows
IE v5.01,SP4 Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:510 windows
IE v5.5,SP2 Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:511 windows
IE v6.0 Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:512 windows
IE v6.0,SP1 (Server 2003) Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:526 windows
IE v6.0,SP1 Improper URL Canonicalization Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:513 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-2003-1025

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer 1

- References For CVE-2003-1025
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:511
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:490
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:510
MS MS04-004
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:512
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:513
CERT-VN VU#652278
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:526
XF ie-domain-url-spoofing(13935)
CERT TA04-033A
BUGTRAQ 20031209 Internet Explorer URL parsing vulnerability
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:491

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2003-1025

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

CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
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. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.