This security advisory describes one medium risk vulnerability.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to incorrect processing of requests with different origins. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted webpage, trick the victim into opening it, bypass implemented Same-Origin Policy (SOP) restrictions and gain access to information, related to another domain.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer: 10, 11
Microsoft Edge: -CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
The attacker would have to trick the victim to visit a specially crafted website.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.