VDB-99663 · CVE-2017-0200 · BID 97456

Microsoft Edge Content Security Policy memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Edge (Web Browser) (the affected version is unknown). It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown code of the component Content Security Policy. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-119. The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 04/11/2017. The weakness was presented 04/11/2017 as KB4015217 / KB4015219 / KB4015221 / KB4015583 / KB4015219 as confirmed knowledge base article (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at portal.msrc.microsoft.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2017-0200 since 09/09/2016. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 11/28/2022).

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 99286 (KB4015217: Windows 10 1607 April 2017 Cumulative Update), 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 91354 (Microsoft Edge Security Update for April 2017).

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at catalog.update.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 (99286). Further details are available at catalog.update.microsoft.com. See 99658, 99661, 99662 and 99664 for similar entries.






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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

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Nessus ID: 99286
Nessus Name: KB4015217: Windows 10 1607 April 2017 Cumulative Update
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OpenVAS ID: 800218
OpenVAS Name: Microsoft Windows Multiple Vulnerabilities (KB4015217)
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Patch: catalog.update.microsoft.com


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Vendor: microsoft.com

Advisory: KB4015217 / KB4015219 / KB4015221 / KB4015583 / KB4015219
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2017-0200 (🔍)

SecurityTracker: 1038234
SecurityFocus: 97456 - Microsoft Edge CVE-2017-0200 Scripting Engine Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability
OSVDB: - CVE-2017-0200 - Microsoft - Edge - Memory Corruption Issue

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Created: 04/12/2017 04:27 PM
Updated: 11/28/2022 03:17 PM
Changes: 04/12/2017 04:27 PM (81), 09/23/2020 08:11 PM (6), 11/28/2022 03:17 PM (4)
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