Microsoft Internet Explorer Vulnerability April 2014

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A vulnerability has been discovered in Microsoft Internet Explorer versions 6 through 11, which allows remote attackers to execute code or cause a denial of service


As per the below references, this exploit uses a previously unknown use-after-free vulnerability and a flash exploitation technique to access memory and bypass Windows; ASLR and DEP protections.


As per the it is recommended that you immediately update all client machines running Microsoft Internet Explorer and ensure that Adobe Flash Player is also up to date as this vulnerability uses a Flash exploitation.

At this current time there are no changes or updates required on your Smoothwall to address this.The following resources may help clarify this issue further:


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27th March 2017