CVE-2017-8736

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Description

Internet Explorer in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, and Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer in Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703, and Windows Server 2016 allow an attacker to obtain specific information used in the parent domain, due to Microsoft browser parent domain verification in certain functionality, aka "Microsoft Browser Information Disclosure Vulnerability".

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100743

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039342

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039343

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8736

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-09-13

Updated: 2017-09-21

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

View all (7 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104896Security Updates for Internet Explorer (September 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
104385KB4038781: Windows 10 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103131Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 September 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103130KB4038788: Windows 10 Version 1703 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103129KB4038783: Windows 10 Version 1511 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103128KB4038782: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 September 2017 Cumulative UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
103127Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 September 2017 Security UpdatesNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high