CVE-2001-0243

CVE information

Published

20 years ago

Last Modified

3 years ago

CVSSv2.0 Severity

Medium

Impact Analysis

Description

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..

CVSSv2.0 Score

Severity
Medium
Base Score
5/10
Exploit Score
10/10
Access Vector
Network
Access Complexity
Low
Authentication Required
None
Impact Score
2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact
Partial
Availability Impact
None
Integrity Impact
None

Products Affected

CPE Affected Vulnerable Excluding Edit
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:6.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:windows_media_player:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
  Yes
- -

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