Microsoft Windows Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability (KB4522009)

Published: 2019-09-24 05:50:47
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

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

Summary:
This host is missing a critical security update according to Microsoft KB4522009

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw exist due to an error in the way that the scripting engine handles objects in memory in Internet Explorer.

Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

Affected Versions:
Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10 x32/x64

Recommendations:
The vendor has released updates. Please see the references for more information.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Executable

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2019-1367

References:

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4522009

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.6

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