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Microsoft Internet Explorer Invalid Pointer Reference Remote Code Execution
CVE ID
CVE-2010-0806
Severity
High

Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the Peer Objects component (aka iepeers.dll) in Microsoft Internet Explorer 6, 6 SP1, and 7 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving access to an invalid pointer after the deletion of an object, as exploited in the wild in March 2010, aka "Uninitialized Memory Corruption Vulnerability." nvd: Further information on this vulnerability can be found at the following link from Microsoft: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/981374

Solution

Trend Micro Deep Security shields networks through Deep Packet Inspection (DPI) rules. Trend Micro customers using OfficeScan with Intrusion Defense Firewall (IDF) plugin are also protected from attacks using these vulnerabilities. Please refer to the filter number and filter name when applying appropriate DPI and/or IDF rules.

Filter title: 1004039 - Microsoft Internet Explorer Invalid Pointer Reference Remote Code Execution
Affected software and version:

Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP Service Pack 2
Internet Explorer 6 for Windows XP Service Pack 3
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 (Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 (Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 (Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 (Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 (Windows XP Service Pack 2 and Windows XP Service Pack 3)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 Service Pack 1 (Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Microsoft Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Microsoft Windows Vista)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Server 2008 for 32-bit Systems)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Vista Service Pack 1)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Vista Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2)
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7 (Windows Vista x64 Edition)
Microsoft Windows 2000 Service Pack 4
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 Service Pack 2
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 with SP2 for Itanium-based Systems
Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Microsoft Windows XP Professional x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 2
Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems
Windows Server 2008 for Itanium-based Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems
Windows Server 2008 for x64-based Systems Service Pack 2
Windows Vista
Windows Vista Service Pack 1
Windows Vista Service Pack 2
Windows Vista x64 Edition
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 1
Windows Vista x64 Edition Service Pack 2
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows 2003 Server
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft IE 7
Microsoft IE 6


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