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Sid 1-38473

Message

BROWSER-IE Microsoft Edge iframe cross-site scripting attempt

Summary

Microsoft Edge allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy via unspecified vectors, aka "Microsoft Edge Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0161.

Impact

CVSS base score 6.5 CVSS impact score 3.6 CVSS exploitability score 2.8 confidentialityImpact NONE integrityImpact HIGH availabilityImpact HIGH

CVE-2016-0158:

CVSS base score 6.5

CVSS impact score 3.6

CVSS exploitability score 2.8

Confidentiality Impact NONE

Integrity Impact HIGH

Availability Impact NONE

Detailed information

CVE-2016-0158: Microsoft Edge allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy via unspecified vectors, aka "Microsoft Edge Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-0161.

Affected systems

  • microsoft edge -

Ease of attack

CVE-2016-0158:

Access Vector

Access Complexity

Authentication

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of the software.

Apply the appropriate vendor supplied patches.

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References

  • technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS16-038