|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2018-0802
|CWE ID|| CWE-119
|Public exploit||This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.|
|Vulnerable software versions||
Microsoft Office 2007
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office 2013
Microsoft Office 2013 RT
Microsoft Office 2016
Microsoft Word 2007
Microsoft Word 2010
Microsoft Word 2013
Microsoft Word 2016
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing Microsoft Word documents. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted Word document, trick the victim into opening it and execute arbitrary code on the target system with privileges of the current user.
Exploitation of the vulnerability requires that a user open a specially crafted file with an affected version of Microsoft Office or Microsoft WordPad software.
Note: the vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.
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