CVE-2018-8495

HIGH

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Windows Shell improperly handles URIs, aka "Windows Shell Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Windows Server 2016, Windows 10, Windows 10 Servers.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105461

https://leucosite.com/Microsoft-Edge-RCE/

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8495

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-10-10

Updated: 2018-11-28

Type: CWE-20

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