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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Microsoft Internet Explorer Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Internet Explorer Flaw Lets Remote Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039993
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-11887, CVE-2017-11906, CVE-2017-11919   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 13 2017
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 9, 10, 11
Description:   Several vulnerabilities were reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object memory handling error and access potentially sensitive information on the target user's system [CVE-2017-11906, CVE-2017-11887, CVE-2017-11919].

Ivan Fratric of Google Project Zero, Anonymous (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative), Yuki Chen of Qihoo 360 Vulcan Team, and Wei of Qihoo 360 Vulcan Team reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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