CVE-2017-8570

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Description

Microsoft Office allows a remote code execution vulnerability due to the way that it handles objects in memory, aka "Microsoft Office Remote Code Execution Vulnerability". This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2017-0243.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/99445

https://github.com/ParsingTeam/ppsx-file-generator

https://github.com/rxwx/CVE-2017-8570

https://github.com/tezukanice/Office8570

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-us/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8570

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-07-11

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: 7.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/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
101371Security Update for Microsoft Office Products (July 2017)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high