Benjamin Tobias Franz has discovered a vulnerability in Internet Explorer, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
Successful exploitation requires that the user is e.g. tricked into visiting a malicious website.
The vulnerability has been confirmed on a fully patched system with Internet Explorer 6.0 and Microsoft Windows XP SP2, and Internet Explorer 6.0 and Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4.
Note: A PoC exploit has been released for this vulnerability.
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Subject: Microsoft Internet Explorer "window()" Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
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