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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Microsoft Office Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Office File Processing Object Memory Handling Errors Let Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039315
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-8567, CVE-2017-8630, CVE-2017-8631, CVE-2017-8632, CVE-2017-8744   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Sep 12 2017
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): Office 2007 SP3, 2010 SP2, 2013 SP1, 2013 RT SP1, 2016
Description:   Multiple vulnerabilities were reported in Microsoft Office. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted file that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object memory handling error and execute arbitrary code on the target system [CVE-2017-8630, CVE-2017-8631, CVE-2017-8632, CVE-2017-8744, CVE-2017-8567]. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

The following applications are affected:

Excel for Mac 2011, Excel 2016 for Mac

Excel 2007 SP3, Excel Viewer 2007 SP3, Excel 2010 SP2, Web Apps 2013 SP1, Excel 2013 SP1, Excel 2013 RT SP1, Excel 2016, Excel Web App 2013 SP1

Office Online Server

Office Compatibility Pack SP3

Outlook 2007 SP3, Outlook 2013, Outlook 2013 RT SP1, Outlook 2010 SP2, Outlook 2016

Debasish Mandal of McAfee IPS Vulnerability Research, Steven Seeley (mr_me) of Offensive Security (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative), Jaanus Kaap Clarified Security, MSRC Vulnerabilities and Mitigations Team, Lucas Leong of Trend Micro (via Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative), and Jin Chen of Paloaltonetworks reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote user can create content that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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