SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Microsoft Edge Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Edge Object Memory Handling Flaw in Chakra Scripting Engine Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039369
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1039369
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-11767   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 16 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Microsoft Edge. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted content that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object memory handling error in the Chakra scripting engine and execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (as part of the September 2017 Security Updates).

The vendor advisory is available at:

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11767

Vendor URL:  portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11767 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (10)

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents

Subject:  https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11767

 
 


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2019, SecurityGlobal.net LLC