CVE-2011-1999

HIGH

Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 does not properly allocate and access memory, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via vectors involving a "dereferenced memory address," aka "Select Element Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49964

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-081

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12697

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2011-10-12

Updated: 2019-02-26

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH