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Vulnerability Score 5.1 5.1
CVE Id CVE-2000-1061
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:22:33
Published 11 Dec 2000 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity HIGH
Authentication NONE



Microsoft Virtual Machine (VM) in Internet Explorer 4.x and 5.x allows an unsigned applet to create and use ActiveX controls, which allows a remote attacker to bypass Internet Explorer's security settings and execute arbitrary commands via a malicious web page or email, aka the "Microsoft VM ActiveX Component" vulnerability.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 4.x

  • Microsoft Ie 5.x


MS - MS00-075

XF - java-vm-applet

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:00