CVE-2017-0202

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Internet Explorer improperly accesses objects in memory. The vulnerability could corrupt memory in such a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user, a.k.a. "Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97441

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038238

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-0202

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/41941/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-12

Updated: 2017-08-16

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.6

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 4.9

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104889Security Updates for Internet Explorer (April 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99312Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 April 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99304Windows 7 and Windows 2008 R2 April 2017 Security Updates (Petya)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99288KB4015583: Windows 10 Version 1703 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
99282KB4015219: Windows 10 Version 1511 April 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high