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Vulnerability Score 5.1 5.1
CVE Id CVE-2000-0201
Last Modified 10 Sep 2008 03:03:17
Published 01 Mar 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 window.showHelp() method in Internet Explorer 5.x does not restrict HTML help files (.chm) to be executed from the local host, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands via Microsoft Networking.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 5.0

  • Microsoft Ie 5.01


BID - 1033

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:36