CVE-2018-8457

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way the scripting engine handles objects in memory in Microsoft browsers, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability." This affects Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 10. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8354, CVE-2018-8391, CVE-2018-8456, CVE-2018-8459.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105207

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041623

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8457

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-09-13

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

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
117423Security Updates for Internet Explorer (September 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
117418KB4457145: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117417KB4457142: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117416KB4457138: Windows 10 Version 1703 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117415KB4457140: Windows Server 2012 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117414KB4457132: Windows 10 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117413KB4457131: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117412KB4457143: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117411KB4457128: Windows 10 Version 1803 and Windows Server Version 1803 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical