CVE-2018-8461

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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 11. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8447.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105258

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041632

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8461

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
117417KB4457142: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical
117411KB4457128: Windows 10 Version 1803 and Windows Server Version 1803 September 2018 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
critical