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Vulnerability protection

Internet Explorer cumulative security update


Report ID: MS201311001
Date Published: 13 November 2013

Criticality: Critical
Compromise Type: information-disclosure 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 security update for Internet Explorer has been released to address multiple vulnerabilities that could lead to information disclosure and remote code execution.



Detailed Description

Microsoft has released a cumulative security update to address multiple vulnerabilities reported in Internet Explorer. Two of the vulnerabilities could lead to information disclosure while the other eight could lead to remote code execution. These vulnerabilities were caused by improper handling of web content when generating print previews, improper processing of CSS special data, and improper handling of objects in memory.

All of these issues have been resolved in the latest security update which introduces necessary correction and modification to patch the vulnerabilities. Users are recommended to install the latest update to their system as a protection measure against exploit attempts.



CVE Reference

CVE-2013-3908, CVE-2013-3909, CVE-2013-3871, CVE-2013-3910, CVE-2013-3911, CVE-2013-3912, CVE-2013-3914, CVE-2013-3915, CVE-2013-3916, CVE-2013-3917



Solution

Install the latest security patch for applicable system, available for download from (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-088)



Security Advisories

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