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CVE-2014-6361 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Excel 2007 SP3, Excel 2010 SP2, Excel 2013 Gold and SP1, Excel 2013 RT Gold and SP1, and Office Compatibility Pack allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Office document, aka "Excel Invalid Pointer Remote Code Execution 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
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2014/ms14-083

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2007:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2:*:*:*:x86:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:*:*:*:rt_gold:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_compatibility_pack:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-6361
NVD Published Date:
12/10/2014
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018