CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2001-0727

Published: Dec 14, 2001 | Modified: Jul 23, 2021
CVSS 3.x
N/A
Source:
NVD
CVSS 2.x
7.5 HIGH
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Internet Explorer 6.0 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by modifying the Content-Disposition and Content-Type header fields in a way that causes Internet Explorer to believe that the file is safe to open without prompting the user, aka the File Execution Vulnerability.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Internet_explorer Microsoft 6.0 6.0
Internet_explorer Microsoft 5.5 5.5

References