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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2001-0243
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:23:37
Published 27 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 Media Player 7 and earlier stores Internet shortcuts in a user's Temporary Files folder with a fixed filename instead of in the Internet Explorer cache, which causes the HTML in those shortcuts to run in the Local Computer Zone instead of the Internet Zone, which allows remote attackers to read certain files.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Windows Media Player 6.4

  • Microsoft Windows Media Player 7


MS - MS01-029

XF - mediaplayer-html-shortcut(6584)

BID - 2765

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:11