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Microsoft Office: CVE-2018-1028: Microsoft Office Graphics Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Microsoft Office: CVE-2018-1028: Microsoft Office Graphics Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
04/12/2018
Created
06/27/2023
Added
06/20/2023
Modified
06/20/2023

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists when the Office graphics component improperly handles specially crafted embedded fonts, aka "Microsoft Office Graphics Remote Code Execution Vulnerability." This affects Word, Microsoft Office, Microsoft SharePoint, Excel, Microsoft SharePoint Server.

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-office_2016-kb4018328

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