Executive Summary

Title Security Update for Internet Explorer (3088903)
Name MS15-093 First vendor Publication 2015-08-18
Vendor Microsoft Last vendor Modification 2015-08-20
Severity (Vendor) Critical Revision 1.1

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Cvss Base Score 9.3 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 10 Attack Complexity Medium
Cvss Expoit Score 8.6 Authentication None Required
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Severity Rating: Critical
Revision Note: V1.1 (August 20, 2015): Bulletin revised to announce a detection change in the 3087985 update for Internet Explorer. This is a detection change only. Customers who have already successfully updated their systems do not need to take any action.
Summary: This security update resolves a vulnerability in Internet Explorer. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user views a specially crafted webpage using Internet Explorer. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.

Original Source

Url : https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS15-093

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-119 Failure to Constrain Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 5

Snort® IPS/IDS

Date Description
2015-08-12 Microsoft Internet Explorer table layout cache arbitrary code execution attempt
RuleID : 35537 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE
2015-08-12 Microsoft Internet Explorer table layout cache arbitrary code execution attempt
RuleID : 35536 - Revision : 3 - Type : BROWSER-IE

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

Date Description
2015-08-19 Name : The remote host has a web browser installed that is affected by a remote code...
File : smb_nt_ms15-093.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

Alert History

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Date Informations
2015-09-15 21:22:53
  • Multiple Updates
2015-08-21 13:20:36
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2015-08-21 05:28:58
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2015-08-21 05:16:20
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2015-08-20 00:32:09
  • Multiple Updates
2015-08-19 17:28:38
  • Multiple Updates
2015-08-19 00:29:43
  • Multiple Updates
2015-08-19 00:16:10
  • First insertion