CVE-2018-8331

HIGH

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Microsoft Office.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105206

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041630

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8331

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-09-13

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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
117409Security Update for Microsoft Office (September 2018) (macOS)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high