Vulnerability Database

The Rapid7 Vulnerability Database is a list of 70,000 vulnerabilities for security analyst and researchers to identify and address known security issues through vulnerability management solutions. Each vulnerability has links to relevant groups like Mitre and other CVE Numbering Authorities as well as additional technical documentation. These vulnerabilities are utilized by our vulnerability management tool Nexpose and provided here for additional visibility.


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CVE-2018-8577: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability [Office for Mac] Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018

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 ta...

Microsoft CVE-2018-15978: Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018
Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, macOS, Linux and Chrome OS. These updates address an important vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player 31.0.0.122 and earlier versions.  Successful exploitation could lead to information disclosure.

Microsoft CVE-2018-8554: DirectX Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when DirectX improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run arbitrary code in kernel mode. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. To exploit this vulnerabi...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8573: Microsoft Word Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Word 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 ...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8547: Active Directory Federation Services XSS Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018

A cross-site-scripting (XSS) vulnerability exists when an open source customization for Microsoft Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) does not properly sanitize a specially crafted web request to an affected AD FS server. An authenticated attacker could exploit the vulnerability by sending a specially crafted request to an affec...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8454: Windows Audio Service Information Disclosure Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Windows Audio Service fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could potentially disclose memory contents of a elevated process. To exploit this vulnerability, an authenticated attacker could run a specially crafted application...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8574: Microsoft Excel Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: November 13, 2018

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 ta...