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CVE-2006-3650 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Office 2000, XP, 2003, 2004 for Mac, and v.X for Mac do not properly parse the length of a chart record, which allows remote user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a Word document with an embedded malformed chart record that triggers an overwrite of pointer values with values from the document, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-3434, CVE-2006-3864, and CVE-2006-3868.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  10/10/2006      View Analysis Description

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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)
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CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1017034 Third Party Advisory; US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#534276 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS06-062 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BUGTRAQ 20061010 ZDI-06-034: Microsoft Office Word Malformed Chart Code Execution Vulnerability Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source HP SSRT061264 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 20383 Vendor Advisory External Source VUPEN ADV-2006-3981 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source MISC Third Party Advisory External Source OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:222

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