Microsoft Internet Explorer Table Row NULL Pointer Dereference Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-18-1048
Type zdi
Reporter ca0nguyen
Modified 2018-06-22T00:00:00


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 handling of table rows. By manipulating a document's elements, an attacker can trigger a read from an array based at address zero. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process.