Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-009
Patch Available for "Image Source Redirect" Vulnerability
Originally Posted: February 16, 2000
Microsoft has released a patch that eliminates a security vulnerability in Microsoft® Internet Explorer. The vulnerability could allow a malicious web site operator to read - but not add, change or delete - certain types of files on the computer of a visiting user.
Frequently asked questions regarding this vulnerability can be found at http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/fq00-009.mspx.
Please see the following references for more information related to this issue.
- Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-009: Frequently Asked Questions.
- Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article 251109.
- Microsoft TechNet Security web site.
Obtaining Support on this Issue
This is a fully supported patch. Information on contacting Microsoft Technical Support is available at http://support.microsoft.com/contactussupport/?ws=support
- February 16, 2000: Bulletin Created.
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