CVE-2018-8502

HIGH

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in Protected View, aka "Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Office 365 ProPlus, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105498

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041839

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8502

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-10-10

Updated: 2018-11-26

Type: CWE-19

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: 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