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CVE Number Vulnerability Product Severity Date
MS10-071 Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (2360131) Microsoft Internet Critical 13-10-2010

Technical Information

Brief overview of the risk:
This security update resolves seven privately reported vulnerabilities and three publicly disclosed vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer. The most severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer.
Detailed Information on the risk:

An information disclosure vulnerability exists that potentially allows form data within Internet Explorer to be captured via the AutoComplete feature. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by constructing a specially crafted Web page that could allow information disclosure if a user viewed the Web page. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could capture information previously entered into fields after the AutoComplete feature has been enabled.

Further information on this exploit is available at : MS10-071

Affected Software

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8