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Old 02-16-2006, 02:03 PM   #1
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Default Read this if you have Windows 2000 running IE 5.01

I had this from IT safe (Part of the UK Government) which alerts you to security loop holes made by Microsoft

What is it?
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A problem affecting Internet Explorer 5.01 on Windows 2000 systems.

What does it affect?
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This could enable an attacker to gain control of computers that use this
software.

How do I fix it?
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Update your copy of Internet Explorer with the download available from
Microsoft.

Details of Specific Problem
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This problem with Internet Explorer is described in more depth by the
supplier at:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/sec.../MS06-004.mspx

The supplier's page also contains the URL to download the fix: please see
our URL security guide for advice on following links

Details of Underlying Problem(s)
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The technical issues are described at the CVE website, as CVE-2006-0020
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Old 02-16-2006, 02:27 PM   #2
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Default Re: Read this if you have Windows 200 running IE 5.01

Thanks for the heads up for those who use it... could be a threat indeed...
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