72942 : Microsoft IE Link Properties Handling Memory Corruption
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2011-06-15

Description

<em style='font-weight:bold;'>(Description Provided by <a href="http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=2011-1250" target="_blank">CVE</a>)</em> : Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 through 9 does not properly handle objects in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing an object that (1) was not properly initialized or (2) is deleted, aka &quot;Link Properties Handling Memory Corruption Vulnerability.&quot;

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Solution: Patch / RCS
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

Unknown or Incomplete

References

Tools & Filters

55130

Credit

Unknown or Incomplete

CVSSv2 Score

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

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