72947 : Microsoft IE Time Element Memory Corruption
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-06-15

Description

A memory corruption flaw exists in Microsoft Internet Explorer. The program fails to sanitize user-supplied input when an unspecified error occurs in certain time elements resulting in memory corruption. This may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Internet Explorer
6
7
8

References

Tools & Filters

55130

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2011-06-17 | Disagree?

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