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Overview

Vulnerability Score 8.5 8.5
CVE Id CVE-2008-4260
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:12:11
Published 10 Dec 2008 09:00:01
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE

CVE-2008-4260

Summary

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 sometimes attempts to access a deleted object, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML document that triggers memory corruption, aka "Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 6

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer 7


References

CERT - TA08-344A

VUPEN - ADV-2008-3385

SECTRACK - 1021371

MS - MS08-073


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:26