9.3
CVSSv2

CVE-2017-0003

Published: 10/01/2017 Updated: 12/10/2018
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 | Impact Score: 10 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
CVSS v3 Base Score: 7.8 | Impact Score: 5.9 | Exploitability Score: 1.8
VMScore: 828
Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Vulnerability Summary

Microsoft Word 2016 and SharePoint Enterprise Server 2016 allow remote malicious users to execute arbitrary code via a crafted document, aka "Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Vulnerability Trend

Affected Products

Vendor Product Versions
MicrosoftSharepoint Enterprise Server2016
MicrosoftWord2016

Vendor Advisories

Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-002 - Important 10/11/2017 5 minutes to read Contributors In this article Security Update for Microsoft Office (3214291)Executive SummaryAffected Software and Vulnerability Severit ...

Recent Articles

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Threatpost • Tom Spring • 10 Jan 2017

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