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Vulnerability protection

Internet Explorer cumulative security update


Report ID: MS201310001
Date Published: 9 October 2013

Criticality: Critical
Compromise Type: remote-code-execution
Compromise From: remote


Affected Product/Component:

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




Summary

A cumulative security update for Internet Explorer has been released to address multiple vulnerabilities that could be exploited into allowing an attacker to execute code on an affected system. This update also includes the patch for a previously reported zero-day vulnerability (CVE-2013-3893).



Detailed Description

Microsoft has released a cumulative security update for Internet Explorer (IE) to address multiple vulnerabilities that could each be exploited into allowing an attacker to execute code and take control of an affected system. The update also includes the patch for a zero-day vulnerability disclosed on the report dated 20 September 2013.

All of the identified issues have been resolved through the update which introduces modifications in the way that IE handles objects in memory. Users are recommended to install the latest update as a protection measure against exploit attempts.



CVE Reference

CVE-2013-3872, CVE-2013-3873, CVE-2013-3874, CVE-2013-3875, CVE-2013-3882, CVE-2013-3885, CVE-2013-3886, CVE-2013-3893, CVE-2013-3897



Solution

Install the latest security patch for applicable system, available for download from (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-080)




Security Advisories

For a list of known vulnerabilities affecting F-Secure products and the released fixes, please refer to the Security Advisories page.