CVE-2017-0283

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Description

Uniscribe in Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, Windows Server 2016, Microsoft Office 2007 SP3, Microsoft Office 2010 SP2, Microsoft Office Word Viewer, Microsoft Lync 2013 SP1, Skype for Business 2016, Microsoft Silverlight 5 Developer Runtime when installed on Microsoft Windows, and Microsoft Silverlight 5 when installed on Microsoft Windows allows a remote code execution vulnerability due to the way it handles objects in memory, aka "Windows Uniscribe Remote Code Execution Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-8528.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98920

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038675

https://0patch.blogspot.com/2017/07/0patching-quick-brown-fox-of-cve-2017.html

https://bugs.chromium.org/p/project-zero/issues/detail?id=1198

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-0283

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42234/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-06-15

Updated: 2019-10-03

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: 8.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
100786Windows 2008 June 2017 Multiple Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100782Security Update for Microsoft Office Products (June 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
100768Security Update for Live Meeting 2007 / Lync 2010 and 2013 / Skype for Business 2016 (June 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
100767KB4023307: Security Update for the Windows Uniscribe Remote Code Execution Vulnerability for Microsoft Silverlight 5 (June 2017)NessusWindows
high
100765KB4022727: Windows 10 Version 1507 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100764Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 June 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100763KB4022725: Windows 10 Version 1703 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100762Windows Server 2012 June 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100761Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 June 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100760KB4022715: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100759KB4022714: Windows 10 Version 1511 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical