ID CVE-2018-8246
Summary 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.
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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-2018-8246
impact Information Disclosure
knowledgebase_SOURCE_FILE
knowledgebase_id
name Microsoft Excel Viewer
publishedDate 2018-06-12T07:00:00
severity Important
nessus via4
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_JUN_OFFICE.NASL
    description The Microsoft Office Products are missing security updates. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who exploited the vulnerability could use the information to compromise the users computer or data. (CVE-2018-8246) - 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-2018-8248)
    last seen 2018-06-15
    modified 2018-06-14
    plugin id 110495
    published 2018-06-12
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=110495
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (June 2018)
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_JUN_EXCEL_VIEWER.NASL
    description The Microsoft Office Viewer Products are missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerability : - An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who exploited the vulnerability could use the information to compromise the users computer or data. (CVE-2018-8246)
    last seen 2018-06-15
    modified 2018-06-14
    plugin id 110493
    published 2018-06-12
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=110493
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Office Viewer Products (June 2018)
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_JUN_EXCEL.NASL
    description The Microsoft Excel Products are missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerability : - An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who exploited the vulnerability could use the information to compromise the users computer or data. (CVE-2018-8246)
    last seen 2018-06-15
    modified 2018-06-14
    plugin id 110492
    published 2018-06-12
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=110492
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Excel Products (June 2018)
  • NASL family Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
    NASL id SMB_NT_MS18_JUN_OFFICE_COMPATIBILITY.NASL
    description The Microsoft Office Compatibility Products are missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by the following vulnerability : - An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who exploited the vulnerability could use the information to compromise the users computer or data. (CVE-2018-8246)
    last seen 2018-06-15
    modified 2018-06-14
    plugin id 110496
    published 2018-06-12
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=110496
    title Security Updates for Microsoft Office Compatibility Products (June 2018)
refmap via4
bid 104322
confirm https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-8246
sectrack 1041109
Last major update 14-06-2018 - 08:29
Published 14-06-2018 - 08:29
Last modified 15-06-2018 - 21:29
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