CVE-2017-8659

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Description

Microsoft Edge in Microsoft Windows 10 1703 allows an attacker to obtain information to further compromise the user's system due to the Chakra scripting engine not properly handling objects in memory, aka "Scripting Engine Information Disclosure Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100029

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039095

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8659

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-08-08

Updated: 2017-08-15

Type: CWE-200

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
102269KB4034674: Windows 10 Version 1703 August 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high