CVE-2017-11869

HIGH
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Description

Internet Explorer in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 and R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and 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 Microsoft browsers handle objects in memory, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-11836, CVE-2017-11837, CVE-2017-11838, CVE-2017-11839, CVE-2017-11840, CVE-2017-11841, CVE-2017-11843, CVE-2017-11846, CVE-2017-11858, CVE-2017-11859, CVE-2017-11861, CVE-2017-11862, CVE-2017-11866, CVE-2017-11870, CVE-2017-11871, and CVE-2017-11873.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101742

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039780

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039781

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11869

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-15

Updated: 2017-11-30

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104894Security Updates for Internet Explorer (November 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104555Windows Server 2012 November 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104554Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 November 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104553Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 November 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104552KB4048956: Windows 10 LTSB November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104551KB4048955: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104550KB4048954: Windows 10 Version 1703 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104549KB4048953: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104548KB4048952: Windows 10 Version 1511 November 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high