CVE-2021-1716

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Description

Microsoft Word Remote Code Execution Vulnerability This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2021-1715.

References

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2021-1716

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-01-12

Updated: 2021-01-14

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:3.1/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 (8 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
145094Security Updates for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
145093Security Updates for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
145092Security Updates for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2019 (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
145091Security Updates for Microsoft SharePoint Server 2016 (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
144981Security Updates for Microsoft Office (January 2021) (macOS)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
144885Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
144883Security Updates for Microsoft Office Online Server and Microsoft Office Web Apps (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high
144875Security Updates for Microsoft Word Products (January 2021)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
high