CVE-2018-8296

HIGH

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that the scripting engine handles objects in memory in Internet Explorer, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability." This affects Internet Explorer 11. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8242, CVE-2018-8283, CVE-2018-8287, CVE-2018-8288, CVE-2018-8291, CVE-2018-8298.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104638

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041258

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8296

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-07-11

Updated: 2018-09-05

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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