CVE-2016-0160

Published on: 04/12/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:13 PM UTC

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

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

Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 mishandles DLL loading, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "DLL Loading Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."

  • CVE-2016-0160 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.2 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
LOCAL LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Microsoft Internet Explorer Multiple Memory Corruption Errors Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1035521
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 DLL Hijacking ≈ Packet Storm packetstormsecurity.com
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URL Logo MISC packetstormsecurity.com/files/136702/Microsoft-Internet-Explorer-11-DLL-Hijacking.html
SecurityFocus www.securityfocus.com
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URL Logo BUGTRAQ 20160415 Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 MSHTML.DLL Remote Binary Planting Vulnerability
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-037 - Critical | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-037
Full Disclosure: Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 MSHTML.DLL Remote Binary Planting Vulnerability seclists.org
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URL Logo FULLDISC 20160416 Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 MSHTML.DLL Remote Binary Planting Vulnerability

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer11AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer11AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: