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Microsoft Office: CVE-2018-8597: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

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Microsoft Office: CVE-2018-8597: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
12/12/2018
Created
08/20/2020
Added
08/13/2020
Modified
06/26/2023

Description

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 Office 365 ProPlus, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel. This CVE ID is unique from CVE-2018-8636.

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-excel_2016-kb4461542
  • office-click-to-run-upgrade-latest

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