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CVE-2017-11878 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Excel 2007 Service Pack 3, Microsoft Excel 2010 Service Pack 2, Microsoft Excel 2013 Service Pack 1, Microsoft Excel 2013 RT Service Pack 1, Microsoft Excel 2016, Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 3, and Microsoft Excel Viewer 2007 Service Pack 3 allow an attacker to run arbitrary code in the context of the current user by failing to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Microsoft Excel Memory Corruption Vulnerability".

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101756 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039783 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-11878 Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_2007:-:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_2010:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_2013_rt:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_viewer:2007:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_compatibility_pack:-:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-11878
NVD Published Date:
11/14/2017
NVD Last Modified:
11/30/2017