CVE-2016-0002

Published on: 01/12/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:14 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Internet Explorer from Microsoft contain the following vulnerability:

The Microsoft (1) VBScript 5.7 and 5.8 and (2) JScript 5.7 and 5.8 engines, as used in Internet Explorer 8 through 11 and other products, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted web site, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

  • CVE-2016-0002 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK HIGH NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.6 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK HIGH NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-001 - Critical | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-001
Windows JScript/VBScript Engine Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1034650
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-003 - Critical | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-003
Microsoft Internet Explorer Bugs Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code and Gain Elevated Privileges - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1034648
Microsoft Internet Explorer VBScript "Assignvar" Use-After-Free Vulnerability www.verisign.com
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URL Logo IDEFENSE 20160112 Microsoft Internet Explorer VBScript "Assignvar" Use-After-Free Vulnerability

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer10AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer11-AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer8AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer9AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer10AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer11-AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer8AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer9AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftJscript5.7AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftJscript5.8AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftJscript5.7AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftJscript5.8AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftVbscript5.7AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftVbscript5.8AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftVbscript5.7AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftVbscript5.8AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:jscript:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:jscript:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:jscript:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:jscript:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:vbscript:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:vbscript:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:vbscript:5.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:vbscript:5.8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: