Vulnerability identifier: #VU5527
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain elevated privileges on the target system.
The weakness exists due to improper validation of permissions. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted file, trick the victim into opening it and run script with privileges of the current user.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in privilege escalation on the vulnerable system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Microsoft Internet Explorer: 7 - 11
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?