Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.Layout.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
An attacker can exploit this issue by sending an abnormal layout. A successful attack may allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer 8
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

CVE References

CVE-2011-1260