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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-1203

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

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, 2003 SP2, 2003 Viewer, 2004 for Mac, and 2007 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted set font value in an Excel file, which results in memory corruption.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02214
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1018012
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-1708
External Source: XF
Name: excel-placeholder-code-execution(33914)
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-023
Type: Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2014
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: BID
Name: 23779
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 25150
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 34394
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071422
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-128A

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2014
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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