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MS16-053: Cumulative Security Update for JScript and VBScript (3156764)

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
8 (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) May 10, 2016 May 10, 2016 March 21, 2018

Available Exploits 


Multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities exist in the way that the JScript and VBScript engines render when handling objects in memory in Internet Explorer. The vulnerabilities could corrupt memory in such a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could take control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

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