Additional detail on a CVE can be obtained by a double click on any list entry in the CVE list, or by entering the CVE ID in the quick search field.
A vulerability profile has the following sections:
CVSS data for the CVE, publication date etc.
The full textual description of the vulnerability, as stored in the National Vulnerability Database.
Hyperlinks to third party analysis of the vulnerability. The first link always points to the original description in the National Vulnerability Database.
Information on how the vulnerability should be mitigated. This information can come from user input. In the case of CVEs affecting Microsoft products, the appropriate security patches are inserted automatically. Klicking on a patch ID launches the Microsoft Kowledge Base entry for the patch.
A list of affected devices, along with an indication of whether the vulnerability is already mitigated for the device or not. Unmitigated devices are highlighted in red.