Microsoft Security Bulletin MS00-058
Patch Available for 'Specialized Header' Vulnerability
Originally posted: August 14, 2000
Microsoft has released a patch that eliminates a security vulnerability in Internet Information Server that ships with Microsoft® Windows 2000. Under certain conditions, the vulnerability could cause a web server to send the source code of certain types of web files to a visiting user.
- Microsoft Internet Information Server 5.0
Vulnerability Identifier: CVE-2000-0778
Support: This is a fully supported patch. Information on contacting Microsoft Product Support Services is available at http://support.microsoft.com/contactussupport/?ws=support.
Security Resources: The Microsoft TechNet Security Web Site provides additional information about security in Microsoft products.
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- August 14, 2000: Bulletin Created.