Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.Animation.Behavior.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a memory-corruption vulnerability in Windows Internet Explorer.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a web page that contains an object that has not been properly initialized or has been deleted. It allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable systems via sending a crafted web page.

Affected Products

Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP Service Pack 3
Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 6 for Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 6 for Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 6 for Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Refer to the wendor's website for the suggested workaround:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/ms10-090.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2010-3343