CVE-2019-0938

CRITICAL
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Description

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Microsoft Edge that could allow an attacker to escape from the AppContainer sandbox in the browser, aka 'Microsoft Edge Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability'.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-0938

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-05-16

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 6

Exploitability Score: 2.2

Severity: CRITICAL

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
125067KB4499181: Windows 10 Version 1703 May 2019 Security Update (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
125066KB4499179: Windows 10 Version 1709 and Windows Server Version 1709 May 2019 Security Update (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
125062KB4499154: Windows 10 May 2019 Security Update (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
125059KB4494441: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 May 2019 Security Update (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
125058KB4494440: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 May 2019 Security Update (MDSUM/RIDL) (MFBDS/RIDL/ZombieLoad) (MLPDS/RIDL) (MSBDS/Fallout)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high