Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.HTML.Removed.Table.Reference.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 a specially crafted web page. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 6
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8

Impact

System Compromise
Denial of Service

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch released by the vendor:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-002.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2010-0248