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"I just discovered a major flaw which affects all operating systems ever made, but I'm not saying where it is. I could get into your PC in seconds if I want to."
-- Malory the non-FD hacker
On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 10:28 AM, Berend-Jan Wever <firstname.lastname@example.org
> How about rebranding to ZID, as in Zero Information Disclosures?
> Berend-Jan Wever <email@example.com>
> On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 9:07 PM, ZDI Disclosures <
> firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
>> ZDI-10-011: Microsoft Internet Explorer Table Layout Col Tag Cache Update
>> Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
>> January 21, 2010
>> -- CVE ID:
>> -- Affected Vendors:
>> -- Affected Products:
>> Microsoft Internet Explorer
>> -- Vulnerability Details:
>> This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
>> vulnerable installations of Microsoft Internet Explorer. User
>> interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target
>> must visit a malicious page.
>> The specific flaw exists when a Col element is used within an HTML table
>> container. If this element is removed while the table is in use a cache
>> that exists of the table's cells will be used after one of it's elements
>> has been invalidated. This can lead to code execution under the context
>> of the currently logged in user.
>> -- Vendor Response:
>> Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More
>> details can be found at:
>> -- Disclosure Timeline:
>> 2009-07-14 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
>> 2010-01-21 - Coordinated public release of advisory
>> -- Credit:
>> This vulnerability was discovered by:
>> * wushi of team509
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> Full-Disclosure - We believe in it.
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