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Re: ZDI-10-011: Microsoft Internet Explorer Table Layout Col Tag Cache Update Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
From: Christian Sciberras <uuf6429 () gmail com>
Date: Mon, 25 Jan 2010 10:39:25 +0100

"I just discovered a major flaw which affects all operating systems ever
made, but I'm not saying where it is. I could get into your PC in seconds if
I want to."
-- Malory the non-FD hacker





On Mon, Jan 25, 2010 at 10:28 AM, Berend-Jan Wever <berendjanwever () gmail com
wrote:

How about rebranding to ZID, as in Zero Information Disclosures?


Berend-Jan Wever <berendjanwever () gmail com>
http://skypher.com/SkyLined




On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 9:07 PM, ZDI Disclosures <
zdi-disclosures () tippingpoint com> wrote:

ZDI-10-011: Microsoft Internet Explorer Table Layout Col Tag Cache Update
Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-10-011
January 21, 2010

-- CVE ID:
CVE-2010-0244

-- Affected Vendors:
Microsoft

-- Affected Products:
Microsoft Internet Explorer

-- Vulnerability Details:
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
vulnerable installations of Microsoft Internet Explorer. User
interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target
must visit a malicious page.

The specific flaw exists when a Col element is used within an HTML table
container. If this element is removed while the table is in use a cache
that exists of the table's cells will be used after one of it's elements
has been invalidated. This can lead to code execution under the context
of the currently logged in user.

-- Vendor Response:
Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More
details can be found at:

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-jan.mspx

-- Disclosure Timeline:
2009-07-14 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2010-01-21 - Coordinated public release of advisory

-- Credit:
This vulnerability was discovered by:
   * wushi of team509

-- About the Zero Day Initiative (ZDI):
Established by TippingPoint, The Zero Day Initiative (ZDI) represents
a best-of-breed model for rewarding security researchers for responsibly
disclosing discovered vulnerabilities.

Researchers interested in getting paid for their security research
through the ZDI can find more information and sign-up at:

   http://www.zerodayinitiative.com

The ZDI is unique in how the acquired vulnerability information is
used. TippingPoint does not re-sell the vulnerability details or any
exploit code. Instead, upon notifying the affected product vendor,
TippingPoint provides its customers with zero day protection through
its intrusion prevention technology. Explicit details regarding the
specifics of the vulnerability are not exposed to any parties until
an official vendor patch is publicly available. Furthermore, with the
altruistic aim of helping to secure a broader user base, TippingPoint
provides this vulnerability information confidentially to security
vendors (including competitors) who have a vulnerability protection or
mitigation product.

Our vulnerability disclosure policy is available online at:

   http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/disclosure_policy/
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