MS16-145: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3204062)

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VPR Score: 9.5


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


The version of Microsoft Edge installed on the remote Windows host is missing Cumulative Security Update 3204062. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities, including remote code execution vulnerabilities. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a user to visit a specially crafted website, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.


Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 95809

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-145.nasl

Version: 1.14

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 12/14/2016

Updated: 11/13/2019

Dependencies: smb_hotfixes.nasl, ms_bulletin_checks_possible.nasl, smb_check_rollup.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 9.5

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2016-7297

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 7.6

Temporal Score: 6.6

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

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

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:microsoft:windows, cpe:/a:microsoft:edge

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 12/13/2016

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/13/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-7181, CVE-2016-7206, CVE-2016-7279, CVE-2016-7280, CVE-2016-7281, CVE-2016-7282, CVE-2016-7286, CVE-2016-7287, CVE-2016-7288, CVE-2016-7296, CVE-2016-7297

BID: 94719, 94722, 94723, 94724, 94735, 94737, 94738, 94748, 94749, 94750, 94751

MSFT: MS16-145

MSKB: 3205383, 3205386, 3206632