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Vulnerability Score 5.1 5.1
CVE Id CVE-2000-0162
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:03:08
Published 18 Feb 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE



The Microsoft virtual machine (VM) in Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x allows a remote attacker to read files via a malicious Java applet that escapes the Java sandbox, aka the "VM File Reading" vulnerability.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 4.0

  • Microsoft Ie 4.1

  • Microsoft Ie 5

  • Microsoft Ie 5.0

  • Microsoft Visual Studio 6.0


MS - MS00-011

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:35