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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0095

Original release date: 02/10/2009
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Microsoft Office Visio 2002 SP2, 2003 SP3, and 2007 SP1 does not properly validate object data in Visio files, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted file, aka "Memory Validation Vulnerability."

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: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-0391
External Source: MS
Name: MS09-005
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-041A
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6179

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6179
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)