MS KB2887505: Vulnerability in Internet Explorer Could Allow Remote Code Execution

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is missing one of the workarounds referenced in KB

The remote version of Internet Explorer (IE) reportedly has a memory
corruption vulnerability related to how IE accesses an object in memory
that has been deleted or has not been properly allocated. By exploiting
this flaw, a remote, unauthenticated attacker could execute arbitrary
code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the user running
the affected application.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the IE settings workarounds suggested by Microsoft in the
advisory, or apply the MSHTML Shim workaround in the Microsoft
'Fix it' solution.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.8
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 69931 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62453

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3893

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