Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-028
Procedure Available to Eliminate "Server-Side Image Map Components" Vulnerability
Originally Posted: April 21, 2000
A procedure is available to eliminate a security vulnerability affecting several web server products. The vulnerability could potentially allow a malicious web site visitor to perform actions that the system permissions authorize him to perform, but which he previously may have had no means of actually carrying out.
Frequently asked questions regarding this vulnerability and the remediation for it can be found at http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/fq00-028.mspx
Please see the following references for more information related to this issue.
- Frequently Asked Questions: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-028, http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/fq00-028.mspx
- Microsoft Knowledge Base (KB) article 260267, FPSE98: Server Extensions ImageMap Files Expose Security Vulnerability, http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;en-us;260627
- Microsoft TechNet Security web site, http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/default.mspx
Obtaining Support on this Issue
Information on contacting Microsoft Technical Support is available at http://support.microsoft.com/contactussupport/?ws=support.
- April 21, 2000: Bulletin Created.
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