National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2009-3129 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Office Excel 2002 SP3, 2003 SP3, and 2007 SP1 and SP2; Office 2004 and 2008 for Mac; Open XML File Format Converter for Mac; Office Excel Viewer 2003 SP3; Office Excel Viewer SP1 and SP2; and Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats SP1 and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a spreadsheet with a FEATHEADER record containing an invalid cbHdrData size element that affects a pointer offset, aka "Excel Featheader Record Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  11/11/2009
View Analysis Description

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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2009-11/0080.html
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=832
http://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/14706 Exploit
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS09-067.mspx Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36945
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1023157
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-314A.html US Government Resource
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-09-083
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A6521

References to Check Content

Identifier:
oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6521
Check System:
http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Hyperlink:
http://oval.mitre.org/repository/data/DownloadDefinition?id=oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6521

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3129
NVD Published Date:
11/11/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017