CVE-2008-3477 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, and 2003 SP2 and SP3 does not properly validate data in the VBA Performance Cache when processing an Office document with an embedded object, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an Excel file containing a crafted value, leading to heap-based buffer overflows, integer overflows, array index errors, and memory corruption, aka "Calendar Object Validation Vulnerability."


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Hyperlink Resource
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=746
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=122479227205998&w=2
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/31702 Patch 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021044
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA08-288A.html US Government Resource 
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2008/2808
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2008/ms08-057
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45566
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/45581
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A5870

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-399 Resource Management Errors cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2008-3477
NVD Published Date:
10/14/2008
NVD Last Modified:
02/26/2019
Source:
Microsoft Corporation