Microsoft Edge PDF Library information disclosure

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A vulnerability has been found in Microsoft Edge (Web Browser) (affected version not known) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects some unknown functionality of the component PDF Library. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.

The weakness was shared 09/13/2016 by Roberto Suggi Liverani as MS16-105 as confirmed bulletin (Technet). The advisory is available at technet.microsoft.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2016-3374 since 03/15/2016. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 09/16/2022). This vulnerability is assigned to T1592 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 93465 (MS16-105: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3183043)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins and running in the context l. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 91271 (Microsoft Windows PDF Library Multiple Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities (MS16-115)).

Applying the patch MS16-105 is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at technet.microsoft.com. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (93465).

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
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Nessus ID: 93465
Nessus Name: MS16-105: Cumulative Security Update for Microsoft Edge (3183043)
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OpenVAS ID: 840817
OpenVAS Name: Microsoft Windows PDF Library Multiple Information Disclosure Vulnerabilities (3188733)
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Patch: MS16-105

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Sourcesinfo

Vendor: microsoft.com

Advisory: MS16-105
Researcher: Roberto Suggi Liverani
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2016-3374 (🔍)
SecurityTracker: 1036789
SecurityFocus: 92838 - Microsoft Windows PDF Library CVE-2016-3374 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Entryinfo

Created: 09/14/2016 04:55 PM
Updated: 09/16/2022 09:26 AM
Changes: 09/14/2016 04:55 PM (68), 04/16/2019 12:49 PM (12), 09/16/2022 09:26 AM (4)
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Cache ID: 34:CBE:40

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