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Web Attack: CVE-2018-8249 Microsoft Internet Explorer RCE 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 a web browser available for Windows.

Internet Explorer is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability because it fails to properly access objects in memory.

Attackers can exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting user to view a specially crafted web page.

Additional Information

Microsoft Internet Explorer is a web browser available for Windows.

Internet Explorer is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability because it fails to properly access objects in memory.

Attackers can exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting user to view a specially crafted web page.

Affected

  • Microsoft Internet Explorer
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