CVE-2017-8512

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Office Remote Code Execution Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-8509, CVE-2017-8510, CVE-2017-8511, CVE-2017-0260, and CVE-2017-8506.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98816

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038668

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8512

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-06-15

Updated: 2019-10-03

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: 8.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (3 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
100787Security Update for Microsoft SharePoint Server (June 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
100783Security Update for Microsoft Office Web Apps Server / Office Online Server (June 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
100782Security Update for Microsoft Office Products (June 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high