CVE-2017-8524

high
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Description

Microsoft browsers in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and R2, Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, and 1703, and Windows Server 2016 allow an allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user when the JavaScript engines fail to render when handling objects in memory in Microsoft browsers, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-8517 and CVE-2017-8522.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98930

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038673

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8524

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-06-15

Updated: 2019-03-19

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 (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104892Security Updates for Internet Explorer (June 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
100765KB4022727: Windows 10 Version 1507 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
100763KB4022725: Windows 10 Version 1703 June 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : 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