|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2010-0249
|Public exploit||This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.|
Microsoft Internet Explorer
|Vulnerable software versions||
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.01
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to use-after-free error in Microsoft Internet Explorer. A remote attacker can execute arbitrary code by accessing a pointer associated with a deleted object.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
Note: this vulnerability is being actively exploited.Remediation
Install update from vendor's website.External links