CVE-2018-8627

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Description

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel software reads out of bound memory due to an uninitialized variable, which could disclose the contents of memory, aka "Microsoft Excel Information Disclosure Vulnerability." This affects Microsoft Office, Office 365 ProPlus, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Excel Viewer, Excel. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8598.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106120

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8627

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-12-12

Updated: 2020-08-24

Type: CWE-908

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (6 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
119686Security Updates for Microsoft Sharepoint Server (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
119614Security Update for Microsoft Office (December 2018) (macOS)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
119609Security Updates for Microsoft Office Viewer Products (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
119596Security Updates for Microsoft Office Compatibility Products (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
119595Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
119592Security Updates for Microsoft Excel Products (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high