(Pwn2Own) Microsoft Internet Explorer VML Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerabillity

ID ZDI-13-102
Type zdi
Reporter VUPEN Security [ http://www.vupen.com ]
Modified 2020-06-22T00:00:00


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 or open a malicious file. The specific flaw exists within the processing of VML data. The issue lies in the handling of an array when defined as an attribute of a subelement of a shape. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.