Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.Drag.Drop.Sandbox.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Sandbox Bypass vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted dll file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to bypass security checks on vulnerable systems

Affected Products

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

Impact

Security Bypass: Remote attackers can bypass security features of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS16-063

CVE References

CVE-2016-3211