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CVE-2015-2423 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Windows Vista SP2, Windows Server 2008 SP2 and R2 SP1, Windows 7 SP1, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 Gold and R2, Windows RT Gold and 8.1, Windows 10, Excel 2007 SP3, PowerPoint 2007 SP3, Visio 2007 SP3, Word 2007 SP3, Office 2010 SP2, Excel 2010 SP2, PowerPoint 2010 SP2, Visio 2010 SP2, Word 2010 SP2, Excel 2013 SP1, PowerPoint 2013 SP1, Visio 2013 SP1, Word 2013 SP1, Excel 2013 RT SP1, PowerPoint 2013 RT SP1, Visio 2013 RT SP1, Word 2013 RT SP1, and Internet Explorer 7 through 11 allow remote attackers to gain privileges and obtain sensitive information via a crafted command-line parameter to an Office application or Notepad, as demonstrated by a transition from Low Integrity to Medium Integrity, aka "Unsafe Command Line Parameter Passing Vulnerability."

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033237 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033239 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033248 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-079 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-081 Patch Vendor Advisory
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-088 Patch Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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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:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:*:*:rt:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2007:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2013:sp1:*:*:rt:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visio:2007:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visio:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visio:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visio:2013:sp1:*:*:rt:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:visio:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2007:sp3:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2013:sp1:*:*:rt:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:10:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:internet_explorer:11:-:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_10:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_7:-:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_8.1:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_rt:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_rt_8.1:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:itanium:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2008:r2:sp1:*:*:*:*:x64:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_server_2012:r2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows_vista:-:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2423
NVD Published Date:
08/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
05/15/2019