CVE-2015-2521

high
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Description

Microsoft Excel 2007 SP3, Excel 2010 SP2, Office Compatibility Pack SP3, and Excel Viewer allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Office document, aka "Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033488

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-099

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/38216/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2015-09-09

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
85879MS15-099: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3089664)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high