Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.Popup.Window.Address.Bar.Spoofing

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a address spoofing vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
This issue is caused by an error in the vulnerable software when displaying domain names in the address bar of a popup window. It may allow remote attackers to trick the user clicking malicious web sites.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7

Impact

Information Spoofing.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.