Intrusion Prevention

MS.ChakraCore.CVE-2017-11916.Memory.Corruption

Description

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

Affected Products

ChakraCore

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-2017-11916

CVE References

CVE-2017-11916