CVE-2017-11856

HIGH

Description

Internet Explorer in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, Windows Server 2016 and Windows Server, version 1709 allows an attacker to gain the same user rights as the current user, due to how Internet Explorer handles objects in memory, aka "Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-11855.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101753

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11856

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-15

Updated: 2017-11-30

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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