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Microsoft Security Intelligence
Published Apr 22, 2007 | Updated Apr 16, 2011


Detected by Microsoft Defender Antivirus

Aliases: Exploit.HTML.Iframe.FileDownload (Kaspersky)


Exploit:HTML/IFrame is an exploit of a flaw in Internet Explorer's handling of certain MIME types. The vulnerability impacts Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01 (previous to Service Pack 2), and Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5.
An update to address the flaw was released in March 2001. Details on the vulnerability can be found in the Microsoft Security Bulletin MS01-020 at
Manual removal is not recommended for this threat. To detect and remove this threat and other malicious software that may have been installed, run a full-system scan with an up-to-date antivirus product such as Microsoft Security Essentials, or the Microsoft Safety Scanner. For more information about using antivirus software, see
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