BROWSER-IE Microsoft Internet Explorer covered object memory corruption attempt
This event is generated when an attempt is made to exploit a known vulnerability in 2012-1260.
CVSS base score 9.3
CVSS impact score 10.0
CVSS exploitability score 8.6
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE
CVE-2011-1260: Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and 9 does not properly handle objects in memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by accessing an object that (1) was not properly initialized or (2) is deleted, aka "Layout Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
- microsoft ie 8
- microsoft ie 9
Ease of attack
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
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