|Category:||Windows : Microsoft Bulletins|
|Title:||Microsoft Word 2016 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability (KB4461504)|
|Summary:||This host is missing an important security; update according to Microsoft KB4461504|
This host is missing an important security
update according to Microsoft KB4461504
The flaw exists due to an error in Microsoft
Word when it fails to properly handle objects in memory.
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker
to use a specially crafted file to perform actions in the security context of
the current user.
Microsoft Word 2016
Run Windows Update and update the
listed hotfixes or download and update mentioned hotfixes in the advisory
from the Reference link.
BugTraq ID: 105836|
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-8573
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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