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Web Attack: CVE-2019-0593 Microsoft Edge Remote Memory Corruption Vulnerability

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

Microsoft Edge is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability. Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the currently logged-in user. Failed attacks will cause denial of service conditions.

Additional Information

Microsoft Edge is a web browser available for Windows.

Microsoft Edge is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability because the scripting engine fails to properly handle objects in memory.

Attackers can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the currently logged-in user. Failed attacks will cause denial of service conditions.

Affected

  • Microsoft Edge

Response

Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.
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