Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 and earlier contains a vulnerability in the ReleaseInterface function of mshtml.dll. Successful exploitation could allow remote execution of arbitrary code.
Internet Explorer 8 and possibly other versions
BeyondTrust Prevention and Detection:
- BeyondTrust's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.
- Retina Audit 13901 - Microsoft Internet Explorer ReleaseInterface Remote Code Execution (Zero-Day)
Apply appropriate patch from MS11-018.