CVE-2015-6047

medium
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Description

The broker EditWith feature in Microsoft Internet Explorer 8 through 11 allows remote attackers to bypass the AppContainer protection mechanism and gain privileges via a DelegateExecute launch of an arbitrary application, as demonstrated by a transition from Low Integrity to Medium Integrity, aka "Internet Explorer Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033800

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-522

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-106

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-10-14

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
86367MS15-106: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3096441)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high