BROWSER-IE Microsoft Edge type confusion memory corruption attempt
This event is generated when a type confusion vulnerability is attempting to exploit Microsoft Edge
Attempted User Privilege Gain
CVSS base score 7.5
CVSS impact score 5.9
CVSS exploitability score 1.6
Confidentiality Impact HIGH
Integrity Impact HIGH
Availability Impact HIGH
A Type Confusion vulnerability has been found in Microsoft Edge. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can achieve Remote Code Execution.
CVE-2018-8111: A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Microsoft Edge improperly accesses objects in memory, aka "Microsoft Edge Memory Corruption Vulnerability." This affects Microsoft Edge. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8110, CVE-2018-8236.
Ease of attack
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