Intrusion Prevention

MS.Edge.Type.Confusion.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against an Information Disclosure vulnerability in Edge.
The vulnerability is due to improper validation of user supplied data when handling crafted HTTP Requests. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information on the affected machines via crafted packets.

Affected Products

Microsoft Edge

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS16-002

CVE References

CVE-2016-0003