CVE-2016-3203

HIGH
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Description

Microsoft Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows 10 Gold and 1511, and Microsoft Edge allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted PDF document, aka "Windows PDF Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/91086

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036099

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-369

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-068

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-080

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-06-16

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-20

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: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91607MS16-080: Security Update for Microsoft Windows PDF (3164302)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
91597MS16-068: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3163656)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high