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CVE-2006-6561 Detail

Current Description

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Word 2000, 2002, and Word Viewer 2003 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted DOC file that triggers memory corruption, as demonstrated via the 12122006-djtest.doc file, a different issue than CVE-2006-5994 and CVE-2006-6456.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  12/14/2006
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blogs.securiteam.com/?p=763
http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/12/15/update-on-current-word-vulnerability-reports.aspx
http://research.eeye.com/html/alerts/zeroday/20061212.html Vendor Advisory
http://securitytracker.com/id?1017390
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/996892 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.milw0rm.com/sploits/12122006-djtest.doc Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454219/30/0/threaded Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/21589 Vendor Advisory
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2006/4997 Vendor Advisory
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/30885
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A332

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:332
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:332

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2000:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2003:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2004:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:xp:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2000:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2002:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2003:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word_viewer:2003:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:works:2004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:works:2005:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:works:2006:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-6561
NVD Published Date:
12/14/2006
NVD Last Modified:
05/02/2018