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CVE-2018-8429 Detail

Current Description

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel improperly discloses the contents of its memory, aka "Microsoft Excel Information Disclosure Vulnerability." This affects Microsoft Excel Viewer, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105219 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041630 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8429 Patch Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Information Exposure NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:~~rt~~~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel_viewer:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2016::~~click-to-run~~~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office_compatibility_pack:-:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office_for_mac:2016
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-8429
NVD Published Date:
09/12/2018
NVD Last Modified:
11/01/2018