ID CVE-2018-1029
Summary A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory, aka "Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Microsoft Excel Viewer, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-0920, CVE-2018-1011, CVE-2018-1027.
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Vulnerable Configurations
CVSS
Base: None
Impact:
Exploitability:
msbulletin via4
bulletin_SOURCE_FILE https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/api/security-guidance/en-us/
cves_url https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-1029
impact Remote Code Execution
knowledgebase_SOURCE_FILE
knowledgebase_id
name Microsoft Excel 2016 Click-to-Run (C2R) for 64-bit editions
publishedDate 2018-04-10T07:00:00
severity Important
nessus via4
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_APR_OFFICE_COMPATIBILITY.NASL
    description The Microsoft Office Compatibility Products are missing security updates. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Office renders Rich Text Format (RTF) email messages containing OLE objects when a message is opened or previewed. This vulnerability could potentially result in the disclosure of sensitive information to a malicious site. (CVE-2018-0950) - A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker could take control of the affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. (CVE-2018-1027, CVE-2018-1029)
    last seen 2018-04-13
    modified 2018-04-12
    plugin id 108973
    published 2018-04-10
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=108973
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Office Compatibility Products (April 2018)
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_APR_EXCEL.NASL
    description The Microsoft Excel Products are missing security updates. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker could take control of the affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. (CVE-2018-0920, CVE-2018-1011, CVE-2018-1027, CVE-2018-1029)
    last seen 2018-04-13
    modified 2018-04-12
    plugin id 108969
    published 2018-04-10
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=108969
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Excel Products (April 2018)
  • NASL family MacOS X Local Security Checks
    NASL id MACOS_MS18_APR_OFFICE.NASL
    description The Microsoft Office 2016 application installed on the remote macOS or Mac OS X host is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. The security update addresses the vulnerability by correcting how Microsoft Excel handles objects in memory.
    last seen 2018-04-13
    modified 2018-04-12
    plugin id 109016
    published 2018-04-12
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=109016
    title Security Update for Microsoft Office (April 2018) (macOS)
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_APR_EXCEL_VIEWER.NASL
    description The Microsoft Office Viewer Products are missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerability : - A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel software when the software fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. If the current user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker could take control of the affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. (CVE-2018-1029)
    last seen 2018-04-13
    modified 2018-04-12
    plugin id 108970
    published 2018-04-10
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=108970
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Office Viewer Products (April 2018)
refmap via4
bid 103617
confirm https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-1029
sectrack 1040652
Last major update 11-04-2018 - 21:29
Published 11-04-2018 - 21:29
Last modified 12-04-2018 - 21:29
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