CVE-2017-0029

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Description

Microsoft Office 2010 SP2, Word 2010 SP2, Word 2013 RT SP1, and Word 2016 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application hang) via a crafted Office document, aka "Microsoft Office Denial of Service Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96045

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038010

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-0029

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-03-17

Updated: 2019-10-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (2 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
97740MS17-014: Security Update for Microsoft Office (4013241)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
97739MS17-014: Security Update for Microsoft Office (4013241) (macOS)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high