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CVE-2010-1250 Detail

Current Description

Heap-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Office Excel 2002 SP3, Office 2004 for Mac, Office 2008 for Mac, and Open XML File Format Converter for Mac allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an Excel file with malformed (1) EDG (0x88) and (2) Publisher (0x89) records, aka "Excel EDG 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
Provides administrator access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/511756/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40528
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-159B.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2010/ms10-038
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7593

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:excel:2002:sp3
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2004::mac
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office:2008::mac
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:open_xml_file_format_converter:::mac
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-1250
NVD Published Date:
06/08/2010
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018