MS16-052: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3155538)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has a web browser installed that is affected by
multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Edge installed on the remote host is missing
Cumulative Security Update 3155538. It is, therefore, affected by
multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities exist in
the Chakra JavaScript engine due to improper handling of
objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker
can exploit this, by convincing a user to visit a
crafted website or open a crafted document, to corrupt
memory, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in
the context of the current user. (CVE-2016-0186,
CVE-2016-0191, CVE-2016-0193)

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists due to
improper access of objects in memory. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this,
by convincing a user to visit a crafted website, to
corrupt memory, resulting in the execution of arbitrary
code in the context of the current user. (CVE-2016-0192)

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-052

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 10.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 91002 ()

Bugtraq ID: 90007
90008
90009
90010

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0186
CVE-2016-0191
CVE-2016-0192
CVE-2016-0193

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