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Web Attack: CVE-2018-0997 Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability

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

Microsoft Internet Explorer is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability. Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the currently logged-in user. Failed attacks will cause denial of service conditions.

Additional Information

Microsoft Internet Explorer is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability. Specifically, this issue occurs because it improperly accesses objects in memory.

Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the currently logged-in user. Failed attacks will cause denial of service conditions.

Affected

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer

Response

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.
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