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CVE-2010-0815 Detail

Current Description

VBE6.DLL in Microsoft Office XP SP3, Office 2003 SP3, 2007 Microsoft Office System SP1 and SP2, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA), and VBA SDK 6.3 through 6.5 does not properly search for ActiveX controls that are embedded in documents, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted document, aka "VBE6.DLL Stack Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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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
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-131A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-031
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7074

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection') (CWE-94)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_basic_for_applications
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_basic_sdk:6.3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_basic_sdk:6.4
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visual_basic_sdk:6.5
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2003:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2007:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2007:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:xp:sp3
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-0815
NVD Published Date:
05/12/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018