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DisableDataExecutionPrevention

Updated: August 1, 2012

Applies To: Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2

DisableDataExecutionPrevention specifies whether Internet Explorer® prevents arbitrary code execution from a virtual-memory page that is marked as non-executable.

 

true

Internet Explorer prevents arbitrary code execution from virtual memory pages that are marked as non-executable.

This is the default value.

false

Internet Explorer allows arbitrary code execution from virtual memory pages that are marked as non-executable.

For a list of the supported Windows® editions and architectures that this component supports, see Microsoft-Windows-IE-InternetExplorer.

The following XML output shows how to configure Internet Explorer to allow arbitrary code execution from virtual memory pages marked as non-executable.

<DisableDataExecutionPrevention>false</DisableDataExecutionPrevention>

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