Vulnerability CVE-2018-8372


Published: 2018-08-15

Description:
A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way the scripting engine handles objects in memory in Microsoft browsers, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability." This affects ChakraCore, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8353, CVE-2018-8355, CVE-2018-8359, CVE-2018-8371, CVE-2018-8373, CVE-2018-8385, CVE-2018-8389, CVE-2018-8390.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Med.
Microsoft Edge Chakra OP_Memset Type Confusion
Google Security ...
20.11.2018

Type:

CWE-119

(Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer)

Vendor: Microsoft
Product: Internet explorer 
Version: 11;
Product: Chakracore 
Product: EDGE 

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
7.6/10
10/10
4.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
High
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Complete
Complete
Complete

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105038
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041457
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8372

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