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Internet Explorer script engine susceptible to attacks

2014/06/16

Softpedia - (International) A researcher with Fortinet reported that the script engine in Microsoft Internet Explorer is potentially vulnerable to attacks via changing a security flag in Jscript or VBScript. Such attacks would require a target machine with escalated privileges.

Source: http://news.softpedia.com/news/Internet-Explorer-Script-Engine-Susceptible-to-Attacks-447003.shtml

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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