Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 CMarkup Use-After-Free Remote Code Execution

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Synopsis :

The remote host has a version of Internet Explorer installed that is
affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host has a version of Microsoft Internet Explorer installed
that is affected by a use-after-free remote code execution
vulnerability related to the handling of CMarkup objects.

See also :

http://zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-14-140/
http://www.nessus.org/u?b062019d

Solution :

Apply the workarounds mentioned in the CERT and ZDI advisories.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 74138 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67544

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1770

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