CVE-2015-0040

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Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted web site, aka "Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-0018, CVE-2015-0037, and CVE-2015-0066.

References

http://blog.skylined.nl/20161114001.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/539752/100/0/threaded

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/72410

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1031723

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-009

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40757/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-02-11

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-399

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:-:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
81262MS15-009: Security Update for Internet Explorer (3034682)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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