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Microsoft Office Remote Code Execution Vulnerability – CVE-2017-11825

oval:org.cisecurity:def:3394

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office software when it fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could use a specially crafted file to perform actions in the security context of the current user. For example the file could then take actions on behalf of the logged-on user with the same permissions as the current user.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2017-11825
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Office 2016