Intrusion Prevention

MS.Edge.CVE-2017-11861.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption vulnerability in Microsoft Edge.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software attempts to handles a maliciously crafted web page. An attacker can exploit this by tricking a user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 version 1607
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 version 1709
Microsoft Edge on Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Edge on Windows Server version 1709

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11861

CVE References

CVE-2017-11861