CVE-2016-3331

HIGH
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Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted web site, aka "Microsoft Browser Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93387

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036992

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036993

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-118

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-119

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-10-14

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-119

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: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.6

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
94011MS16-118: Cumulative Security Update for Internet Explorer (3192887)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
93963MS16-119: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3192890)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high