Patch Repository

Internet Explorer 7 Patch Details
Patch Name Windows6.0-KB938127-x86.msu
Patch Description Security Update for Internet Explorer 7 in Windows Vista (KB938127)
Bulletin Id MS07-050
Bulletin Title Vulnerability in Vector Markup Language Could Allow Remote Code Execution (938127).
Severity Critical
Location Path Windows6.0-KB938127-x86.msu
Bulletin Summary This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in the Vector Markup Language (VML) implementation in Windows. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user viewed a specially crafted Web page using Internet Explorer. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

The security update is rated critical for supported releases of Internet Explorer 5.01, Internet Explorer 6, and Internet Explorer 7

The security update addresses the vulnerability by strengthening the validation of requests to render VML within Internet Explorer.
Superceding Bulletin Id None
Patch Release Date Aug 14, 2007

Affected Product Information

Product Name Service Pack Name
Internet Explorer 7 Internet Explorer 7 Gold
Windows Vista Business EditionWindows Vista Gold
Windows Vista Ultimate EditionWindows Vista Gold
Windows Vista Enterprise EditionWindows Vista Gold

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