Rapid7 Vulnerability & Exploit Database

Microsoft Windows: CVE-2018-0859: Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability

Free InsightVM Trial No Credit Card Necessary
2024 Attack Intel Report Latest research by Rapid7 Labs
Back to Search

Microsoft Windows: CVE-2018-0859: Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
02/13/2018
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/13/2018
Modified
06/10/2024

Description

Microsoft Edge and ChakraCore in Microsoft Windows 10 Gold, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, and Windows Server 2016 allows remote code execution, due to how the scripting engine handles objects in memory, aka "Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-0834, CVE-2018-0835, CVE-2018-0836, CVE-2018-0837, CVE-2018-0838, CVE-2018-0840, CVE-2018-0856, CVE-2018-0857, CVE-2018-0858, CVE-2018-0860, CVE-2018-0861, and CVE-2018-0866.

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1507-kb4074596
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1511-kb4074591
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1607-kb4074590
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1703-kb4074592
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1709-kb4074588
  • microsoft-windows-windows_10-1903-kb4530684
  • msft-kb4074588-11adea10-0701-430e-954f-9471595ae246
  • msft-kb4074590-f5f58231-ac5d-4640-ab1b-9dc8d857c265

With Rapid7 live dashboards, I have a clear view of all the assets on my network, which ones can be exploited, and what I need to do in order to reduce the risk in my environment in real-time. No other tool gives us that kind of value and insight.

– Scott Cheney, Manager of Information Security, Sierra View Medical Center

;