Intrusion Prevention

MS.IE.HtmlDlgSafeHelper.HtmlDlgSafeHelper.BlockFormats.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in the Internet Explorer web browser.
The vulnerability is triggered through the HtmlDlgSafeHelper.HtmlDlgSafeHelper COM object. Successful attacks can cause denial of service condition.

Affected Products

Microsoft Internet Explorer

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor-supplied patches.