A program or technique that takes advantage of a vulnerability to remotely access or attack a program, computer or server.
Once detected, the F-Secure security product will automatically disinfect the suspect file by either deleting it or renaming it.
Exploit:HTML/Iframe.FileDownload is the detection of an HTML formatted document that contains code attempting to exploit an Internet Explorer IFrame vulnerability.This vulnerability allows a malicious HTML document, such as e-mail messages, to automatically execute when the document is viewed using Internet Explorer. It also effects e-mail clients that use Internet Explorer to view HTML formatted e-mail messages, such as Outlook and Outlook Express.
Microsoft has more information about this issue available from their Security Bulletin MS01-20, available at:
The fix for the vulnerability is available at: