CVE-2016-3387

HIGH
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Description

Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 and 11 and Microsoft Edge do not properly restrict access to private namespaces, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges via unspecified vectors, aka "Microsoft Browser Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-3388.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93381

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

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/40607/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-10-14

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

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