Microsoft Internet Explorer VBScript UAF Exploit

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that the VBScript engine handles objects in memory. The vulnerability could corrupt memory in such a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could take control of an affected system.
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Vulnerabilty ID: 
CVE-2018-8174
Released Date: 
Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 19:00