CVE-2019-1238

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that the VBScript engine handles objects in memory, aka 'VBScript Remote Code Execution Vulnerability'. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2019-1239.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2019-1238

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-10-10

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:H/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 6.4

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 0.5

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
129728Security Updates for Internet Explorer (October 2019)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129726KB4520011: Windows 10 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129725KB4520010: Windows 10 Version 1703 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129724KB4520008: Windows 10 Version 1803 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129723KB4519985: Windows Server 2012 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129722KB4519990: Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129721KB4520004: Windows 10 Version 1709 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129720KB4520009: Windows Server 2008 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129719KB4519998: Windows 10 Version 1607 and Windows Server 2016 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129718KB4520003: Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008 R2 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129717KB4519338: Windows 10 Version 1809 and Windows Server 2019 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
129716KB4517389: Windows 10 Version 1903 October 2019 Security UpdateNessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high