Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.JavaScript.Engine.Remote.Stack.Exhaustion

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a vulnerability in the Stack Structure of Internet Explorer.
The vulnerability is in the Internet Explorer scripting engines, both VBscript and Jscript. It can be exploited by calling an infinite recursive function that may lead to a Denial of Service condition.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0 SP1
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6.0

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Update to Microsoft Internet Explorer 7.0 or later.

CVE References

CVE-2006-0753