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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-0149
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:23:23
Published 02 Jun 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Windows Scripting Host in Internet Explorer 5.5 and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via the GetObject Javascript function and the htmlfile ActiveX object.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Ie 5.5


MS - MS01-015

NTBUGTRAQ - 20000926 IE 5.5/Outlook Express security vulnerability - GetObject() expose user's files

XF - ie-getobject-expose-files(5293)

BID - 1718

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:09