CVE-2018-0758

HIGH
New! CVE Severity Now Using CVSS v3

The calculated severity for CVEs has been updated to use CVSS v3 by default. CVEs that do not have a CVSS v3 score will fall back CVSS v2 for calculating severity. Severity display preferences can be toggled in the settings dropdown.

Description

Microsoft Edge in Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, and Windows Server 2016 allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user, due to how the scripting engine handles objects in memory, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-0762, CVE-2018-0768, CVE-2018-0769, CVE-2018-0770, CVE-2018-0772, CVE-2018-0773, CVE-2018-0774, CVE-2018-0775, CVE-2018-0776, CVE-2018-0777, CVE-2018-0778, and CVE-2018-0781.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102405

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040100

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0758

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43491/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-01-04

Updated: 2020-08-24

Type: CWE-787

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 (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
105551KB4056893: Windows 10 LTSB January 2018 Security Update (Meltdown)(Spectre)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
105550KB4056892: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 January 2018 Security Update (Meltdown)(Spectre)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
105549KB4056891: Windows 10 Version 1703 January 2018 Security Update (Meltdown)(Spectre)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
105548KB4056890: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 January 2018 Security Update (Meltdown)(Spectre)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
105547KB4056888: Windows 10 Version 1511 January 2018 Security Update (Meltdown)(Spectre)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high