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ESB-2014.0718 - [Win] Internet Explorer: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote with user interaction

Date: 13 May 2014

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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

              Security Update for Internet Explorer (2962482)
                                13 May 2014


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           Internet Explorer
Publisher:         Microsoft
Operating System:  Windows
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-1815 CVE-2014-0310 

Original Bulletin:

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Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-029 - Critical

Security Update for Internet Explorer (2962482)

Published: May 13, 2014

Version: 1.0

General Information

Executive Summary
This security update resolves two privately reported vulnerabilities in 
Internet Explorer. The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a
user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer. An attacker
who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could gain the same user 
rights as the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have
fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate
with administrative user rights.

This security update is rated Critical for Internet Explorer 6 (IE 6), 
Internet Explorer 7 (IE 7), Internet Explorer 8 (IE 8), Internet Explorer 9 
(IE 9), Internet Explorer 10 (IE 10), and Internet Explorer 11 (IE 11) on 
affected Windows clients, Moderate for Internet Explorer 6 (IE 6), Internet
Explorer 7 (IE 7), Internet Explorer 8 (IE 8), Internet Explorer 9 (IE 9), 
Internet Explorer 10 (IE 10), and Internet Explorer 11 (IE 11) on affected
Windows servers. 

Affected Software 

Internet Explorer 6
Internet Explorer 7
Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 9
Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 11

Vulnerability Information

Multiple Memory Corruption Vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer

Remote code execution vulnerabilities exist when Internet Explorer 
improperly accesses objects in memory. These vulnerabilities could corrupt 
memory in such a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the 
context of the current user.

To view these vulnerabilities as a standard entry in the Common 
Vulnerabilities and Exposures list, click the link in the following table:
Vulnerability title					CVE number
Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability	CVE-2014-0310
Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability	CVE-2014-1815

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