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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Microsoft Internet Explorer Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Internet Explorer Object Memory Handling Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039094
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1039094
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-8635, CVE-2017-8636, CVE-2017-8651, CVE-2017-8653, CVE-2017-8669, CVE-2017-8670   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Aug 9 2017
Original Entry Date:  Aug 8 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 9, 10, 11
Description:   Several vulnerabilities were reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object memory handling error in the JavaScript engine and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

These vulnerabilities can also be exploited via an embedded ActiveX control marked as "safe for initialization".

Lokihart of Google Project Zero, Hui Gao of Palo Alto Networks, and Huang Anwen, He Xiaoxiao ichunqiu Ker Team, reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8635
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8636
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8651
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8653
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8669
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8670

Vendor URL:  portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8635 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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