1. Symantec/
  2. Security Response/
  3. Attack Signatures/
  4. Web Attack: MSIE Recon Attack

Web Attack: MSIE Recon Attack

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects an attempt to exploit the Security Bypass Vulnerability attack against Windows Internet Explorer.

Additional Information

Attackers can exploit this issue to bypass certain security restrictions which may lead to further attacks.

Affected

  • Internet Explorer
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube