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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Microsoft CVE-2018-8419: Windows Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel fails to properly initialize a memory address. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user’s system. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would have to log on to an affected system and run a s...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8429: Microsoft Excel Information Disclosure Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Excel improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who exploited the vulnerability could access information previously deleted from the active worksheet. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker could craft a special document file and then convince the user to...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8440: Windows ALPC Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists when Windows improperly handles calls to Advanced Local Procedure Call (ALPC). An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could run arbitrary code in the security context of the local system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new ...

Microsoft CVE-2018-15967: Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 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 30.0.0.154 and earlier versions.  Successful exploitation could lead to information disclosure.

Microsoft CVE-2018-8449: Device Guard Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

A security feature bypass exists when Device Guard incorrectly validates an untrusted file. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could make an unsigned file appear to be signed. Because Device Guard relies on the signature to determine the file is non-malicious, Device Guard could then allow a malicious file to execu...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8430: Word PDF Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Word if a user opens a specially crafted PDF file. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could cause arbitrary code to execute in the context of the current user. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker must entice the user to open a specially crafted PDF file...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8336: Windows Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user’s system. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would have to log on to an affected system and run a specially ...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8457: Scripting Engine Memory Corruption Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way the scripting engine handles objects in memory in Microsoft browsers. The vulnerability could corrupt memory in such a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could gain the same u...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8463: Microsoft Edge Elevation of Privilege Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Microsoft Edge that could allow an attacker to escape from the AppContainer sandbox in the browser. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain elevated privileges and break out of the Edge AppContainer sandbox. The vulnerability by itself does not allow arbitrary...

Microsoft CVE-2018-8446: Windows Kernel Information Disclosure Vulnerability Vulnerability

  • Severity: 4
  • Published: September 11, 2018

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when the Windows kernel improperly handles objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could obtain information to further compromise the user’s system. To exploit this vulnerability, an attacker would have to log on to an affected system and run a specially ...