CVE-2016-3215

MEDIUM
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Description

Microsoft Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows 10 1511, and Microsoft Edge allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory via a crafted PDF document, aka "Windows PDF Information Disclosure Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-3201.

References

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

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-16-370

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: 2019-05-15

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

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