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Vulnerability Trends Over Time

Year # of Vulnerabilities DoS Code Execution Overflow Memory Corruption Sql Injection XSS Directory Traversal Http Response Splitting Bypass something Gain Information Gain Privileges CSRF File Inclusion # of exploits
2000 1
2007 2 1 2 1 1
2008 38 6 24 6 17 6 10 5
2009 32 7 20 6 12 1 4
2010 1 1 1 1
2012 18 18 2 2
2013 129 77 117 61 77 2 5 6 3 2
2014 243 213 220 183 213 2 10 7 6 4
2015 231 181 181 107 181 5 19 22 16
2016 129 58 65 59 63 4 10 23 5
2017 54 4 36 36 36 3 8
Total 878 547 684 461 603 20 57 71 30 11
% Of All 62.3 77.9 52.5 68.7 0.0 2.3 0.0 0.0 6.5 8.1 3.4 0.0 0.0

Warning : Vulnerabilities with publish dates before 1999 are not included in this table and chart. (Because there are not many of them and they make the page look bad; and they may not be actually published in those years.)

Vulnerabilities By Year
1
2
38
32
1
18
129
243
231
129
54
  2000 1
2007 2
2008 38
2009 32
2010 1
2012 18
2013 129
2014 243
2015 231
2016 129
2017 54
Vulnerabilities By Type
547
684
461
603
20
57
71
30
  Denial of Service 547
Execute Code 684
Overflow 461
Memory Corruption 603
XSS 20
Bypass Something 57
Gain Information 71
Gain Privilege 30

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This page lists vulnerability statistics for all versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer. Vulnerability statistics provide a quick overview for security vulnerabilities of this software. You can view versions of this product or security vulnerabilities related to Microsoft Internet Explorer.

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