Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.Uninitialized.HtmlDlgHelper.Class.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a memory-corruption vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles uninitialized HtmlDlgHelper class. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch supplied by the vendor:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-071.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2010-3329