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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.5 7.5
CVE Id CVE-2001-0875
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:25:08
Published 26 Nov 2001 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2001-0875

Summary

Internet Explorer 5.5 and 6.0 allows remote attackers to cause the File Download dialogue box to misrepresent the name of the file in the dialogue in a way that could fool users into thinking that the file type is safe to download.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Ie 5.5

  • Microsoft Ie 6.0


References

XF - ie-file-download-ext-spoof(7636)

BID - 3597

BUGTRAQ - 20011126 File extensions spoofable in MSIE download dialog

MS - MS01-058


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:36:26