Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.VerifyFile.method.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable application does not properly handle file copying. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain access to sensitive information.

Affected Products

Internet Explorer 9
Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 11
Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS16-051

CVE References

CVE-2016-0194