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RE: What about M$ in the shell: race
From: "http-equiv () excite com" <1 () malware com>
Date: Sat, 10 Jul 2004 16:42:03 -0000
Every bit of real testing I've seen shows this is not a real
vulnerability in IE.
surely you jest.
It is the Key to the Kingdom. To quote the original finder, way
back in June of 2003:
"allows remote attacker to traverse "Shell Folders" directories.
A remote attacker is able to gain access to the path of the %
USERPROFILE% folder without guessing a target user name by this
"C:\Documents and Settings\%USERNAME%\Desktop"
Perhaps you missed these "real" tests:
or maybe you didn't.
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