Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Back to search

Internet Explorer 11 VBScript Engine Memory Corruption

This module exploits the memory corruption vulnerability (CVE-2016-0189) present in the VBScript engine of Internet Explorer 11.

Free Metasploit Download

Get your copy of the world's leading penetration testing tool

 Download Now

Module Name

exploit/windows/browser/ms16_051_vbscript

Authors

  • Theori
  • William Webb <william_webb [at] rapid7.com>

References

Targets

  • Automatic
  • Windows 10 with IE 11

Platforms

  • windows

Architectures

  • x64

Reliability

Development

Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use exploit/windows/browser/ms16_051_vbscript msf exploit(ms16_051_vbscript) > show targets ...targets... msf exploit(ms16_051_vbscript) > set TARGET <target-id> msf exploit(ms16_051_vbscript) > show options ...show and set options... msf exploit(ms16_051_vbscript) > exploit

Related Vulnerabilities