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CVE-2007-1202 Detail

Current Description

Word (or Word Viewer) in Microsoft Office 2000 SP3, XP SP3, 2003 SP2, 2004 for Mac, and Works Suite 2004, 2005, and 2006 does not properly parse certain rich text "property strings of certain control words," which allows user-assisted remote attackers to trigger heap corruption and execute arbitrary code, aka the "Word RTF Parsing Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  05/08/2007
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=525 Patch
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/555489 US Government Resource
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/bulletin/ms07-024.mspx Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/468871/100/200/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/23836 Patch
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018013 Patch
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA07-128A.html US Government Resource
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1709 Vendor Advisory
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A1900

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1900
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1900

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-1202
NVD Published Date:
05/08/2007
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2017