Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (July 2018)

High Nessus Plugin ID 110992

Synopsis

The Microsoft Office Products are affected by a vulnerability.

Description

The Microsoft Office Products are missing security updates.
They are, therefore, affected by a vulnerability :

- A tampering vulnerability exists when Microsoft Outlook does not properly handle specific attachment types when rendering HTML emails. An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by sending a specially crafted email and attachment to a victim, or by hosting a malicious .eml file on a web server. (CVE-2018-8310)

Solution

Microsoft has released the following security updates to address this issue:
-KB4022200

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?0eabd4e7

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 110992

File Name: smb_nt_ms18_jul_office.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2018/07/10

Modified: 2018/09/13

Dependencies: 27524, 13855, 57033

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2018-8310

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/07/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-8310

MSKB: 4022200

MSFT: MS18-4022200