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CVE-2015-1641 Detail

Description

Microsoft Word 2007 SP3, Office 2010 SP2, Word 2010 SP2, Word 2013 SP1, Word 2013 RT SP1, Word for Mac 2011, Office Compatibility Pack SP3, Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2010 SP2 and 2013 SP1, and Office Web Apps Server 2010 SP2 and 2013 SP1 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted RTF document, aka "Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  04/14/2015

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1641
Original release date:
04/14/2015
Last revised:
07/17/2017
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
9.3 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
10.0
Exploitability Subscore:
8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable - Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity:
Medium
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS15-033 Patch; Vendor Advisory External Source MS MS15-033
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/73995 External Source BID 73995
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032104 External Source SECTRACK 1032104

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

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