CVE-2018-0978

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Internet Explorer improperly accesses objects in memory, aka "Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability." This affects Internet Explorer 9, Internet Explorer 11, Internet Explorer 10. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8249.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104364

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041099

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0978

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-06-14

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 (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
110494Security Updates for Internet Explorer (June 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110491KB4284880: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110490KB4284874: Windows 10 Version 1703 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110489KB4284860: Windows 10 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110488KB4284846: Windows Server 2012 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110487KB4284835: Windows 10 Version 1803 and Windows Server Version 1803 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110486KB4284867: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110485KB4284819: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
110484KB4284878: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 June 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high