6.8
CVSSv2

CVE-2020-1193

Published: 11/09/2020 Updated: 13/09/2020
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 | Impact Score: 6.4 | Exploitability Score: 8.6
CVSS v3 Base Score: 8.8 | Impact Score: 5.9 | Exploitability Score: 2.8
Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Vulnerability Summary

Microsoft Excel could allow a remote malicious user to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by improper handling of objects in memory. By persuading a victim to open specially-crafted content, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system with privileges of the victim.

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