Microsoft Internet Explorer selection.empty Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-11-195: June 14th, 2011
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Microsoft Internet Explorer. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.
Vendor ResponseMicrosoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2011-04-04 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2011-06-14 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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