|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2011-455|
|Date Published:||11 Oct 2011|
|Last Updated:||22 Dec 2016|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS11-081|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Internet Explorer 6|
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Internet Explorer.The vulnerability is due to an error in the way IE accesses objects that have been deleted. A remote attacker may exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a malicious web-page. Successful exploitation may cause a memory corruption in a way that will allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on an affected system, in the security context of the logged on user.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS11-081|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Internet Explorer onLoad event memory corruption (MS11-081)