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CVE-2018-0840 Detail

Description

Internet Explorer in Microsoft Windows 7 SP1, Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1, Windows Server 2012 and R2, and Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge in 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-2018-0856, CVE-2018-0857, CVE-2018-0858, CVE-2018-0859, CVE-2018-0860, CVE-2018-0861, and CVE-2018-0866.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  02/14/2018

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-0840
Original release date:
02/14/2018
Last revised:
02/17/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102886 External Source BID 102886
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040369 External Source SECTRACK 1040369
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040372 External Source SECTRACK 1040372
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0840 External Source CONFIRM https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0840
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/44077/ External Source EXPLOIT-DB 44077

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