CVE-2018-8628

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Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft PowerPoint software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Microsoft PowerPoint Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Microsoft Office, Office 365 ProPlus, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft SharePoint, Microsoft PowerPoint Viewer, Office Online Server, Microsoft SharePoint Server.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106104

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8628

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2018-12-12

Updated: 2020-08-24

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

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
119599Security Updates for Microsoft PowerPoint Products (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
119597Security Updates for Microsoft Office Online Server and Microsoft Office Web Apps (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
119596Security Updates for Microsoft Office Compatibility Products (December 2018)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high