CVE-2017-11882

high
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Description

Microsoft Office 2007 Service Pack 3, Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Office 2013 Service Pack 1, and Microsoft Office 2016 allow an attacker to run arbitrary code in the context of the current user by failing to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-11884.

References

http://reversingminds-blog.logdown.com/posts/3907313-fileless-attack-in-word-without-macros-cve-2017-11882

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101757

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039783

https://0patch.blogspot.com/2017/11/did-microsoft-just-manually-patch-their.html

https://0patch.blogspot.com/2017/11/official-patch-for-cve-2017-11882-meets.html

https://github.com/0x09AL/CVE-2017-11882-metasploit

https://github.com/embedi/CVE-2017-11882

https://github.com/rxwx/CVE-2017-11882

https://github.com/unamer/CVE-2017-11882

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11882

https://researchcenter.paloaltonetworks.com/2017/12/unit42-analysis-of-cve-2017-11882-exploit-in-the-wild/

https://web.archive.org/web/20181104111128/https://embedi.com/blog/skeleton-closet-ms-office-vulnerability-you-didnt-know-about/

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/43163/

https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/421280

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-11-15

Updated: 2021-03-16

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

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
104557Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (November 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high