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CVE-2011-1987 Detail

Current Description

Array index error in Microsoft Excel 2003 SP3 and 2007 SP2; Excel in Office 2007 SP2; Excel 2010 Gold and SP1; Excel in Office 2010 Gold and SP1; Office 2004, 2008, and 2011 for Mac; Open XML File Format Converter for Mac; Excel Viewer SP2; and Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted spreadsheet, aka "Excel Out of Bounds Array Indexing Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA11-256A.html US Government Resource
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2011/ms11-072
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12953

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2003:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2007:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:*:x32:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp1:x32:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_viewer:*:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2004:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2007:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2008:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:*:x32:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:*:x64:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:sp1:x32:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:sp1:x64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2011:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_compatibility_pack:2007:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:open_xml_file_format_converter:*:*:mac:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2011-1987
NVD Published Date:
09/15/2011
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018