|CVSS SCORE||7.5, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION||Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 12907. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific issue is due to the way anchor elements are handled. When parsing occurs, the process can be made to delete an object resulting is a dangling pointer. The process can be later forced to reuse this pointer resulting in a use-after-free condition. An attacker can leverage this situation to execute code under the context of the user running the browser.
Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: