CVE-2016-0184

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Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in GDI in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, and Windows 10 Gold and 1511 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted document, aka "Direct3D Use After Free Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/89892

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035823

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-055

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-05-11

Updated: 2018-10-12

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

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91005MS16-055: Security Update for Microsoft Graphics Component (3156754)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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