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CVE Number Vulnerability Product Severity Date
MS16-109 Security Update for Silverlight (3182373) Microsoft Silverlight Important 14-09-2016

Technical Information

Brief overview of the risk:
This security update resolves a vulnerability in Microsoft Silverlight. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user visits a compromised website that contains a specially crafted Silverlight applicatio
Detailed Information on the risk:
A remote code execution vulnerability exists when Microsoft Silverlight improperly allows applications to access objects in memory. The vulnerability could corrupt system memory, which could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. In a web-browsing scenario, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain the same permissions as the currently logged-on user.Further information on this exploit is available at : MS16-109

Affected Software

Microsoft Silverlight 5