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Old 02-16-2006, 01:03 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?
A problem affecting Internet Explorer 5.01 on Windows 2000 systems.

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

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

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


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)
The technical issues are described at the CVE website, as CVE-2006-0020

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Old 02-16-2006, 01:27 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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