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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-0215

Original release date: 05/08/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Stack-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, 2003 SP2, and 2003 Viewer allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a .XLS BIFF file with a malformed Named Graph record, which results in memory corruption.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.6 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: High
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1971
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018012
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20070508 ZDI-07-026: Microsoft Excel BIFF File Format Named Graph Record Parsing Stack Overflow Vulnerability
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 34393
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25150
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1708
External Source: BID
Name: 23760
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02214
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-07-026.html
Type: Patch Information
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071422
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-023
Type: Patch Information
External Source: XF
Name: excel-biff-file-bo(33913)
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-128A

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1971
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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