Intrusion Prevention

MS.Edge.URI.Local.File.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft Edge.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted html file. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information.

Affected Products

Microsoft Edge

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS17-007

CVE References

CVE-2017-0065