CVE-2016-3213

Published on: 06/15/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:02 PM UTC

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

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

The Web Proxy Auto Discovery (WPAD) protocol implementation in Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT 8.1, Windows 10 Gold and 1511, and Internet Explorer 9 through 11 has an improper fallback mechanism, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges via NetBIOS name responses, aka "WPAD Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability."

  • CVE-2016-3213 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 8.8 - HIGH

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

CVSS2 Score: 9.3 - HIGH

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Windows WPAD Proxy Discovery Bugs Let Remote Users Gain Elevated Privileges - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1036104
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-077 - Important | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-077
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-063 - Critical | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-063
Microsoft Internet Explorer Multiple Flaws Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code, Gain Elevated Privileges, and Conduct Cross-Site Scripting Attacks - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1036096

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer10AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer11AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer9AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer10AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer11AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftInternet Explorer9AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 10-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 101511AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 10-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 101511AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7Allsp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 7Allsp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Rt 8.1AllAllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008Allsp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008Allsp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2008r2sp1AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012r2AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012-AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows Server 2012r2AllAllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows VistaAllsp2AllAll
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows VistaAllsp2AllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • 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:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:1511:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:1511:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:*:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_rt_8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_rt_8.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*: