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CVE-2015-6045 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the CElement object implementation in Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted JavaScript that improperly interacts with use of the Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) empty-cells property for a TABLE element, aka "Internet Explorer Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

CWE-416: Use After Free

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-523
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-523/
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-106

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6045
NVD Published Date:
11/12/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018