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CVE-2015-2503 Detail

Current Description

Microsoft Access 2007 SP3, Excel 2007 SP3, InfoPath 2007 SP3, OneNote 2007 SP3, PowerPoint 2007 SP3, Project 2007 SP3, Publisher 2007 SP3, Visio 2007 SP3, Word 2007 SP3, Office 2007 IME (Japanese) SP3, Access 2010 SP2, Excel 2010 SP2, InfoPath 2010 SP2, OneNote 2010 SP2, PowerPoint 2010 SP2, Project 2010 SP2, Publisher 2010 SP2, Visio 2010 SP2, Word 2010 SP2, Pinyin IME 2010, Access 2013 SP1, Excel 2013 SP1, InfoPath 2013 SP1, OneNote 2013 SP1, PowerPoint 2013 SP1, Project 2013 SP1, Publisher 2013 SP1, Visio 2013 SP1, Word 2013 SP1, Excel 2013 RT SP1, OneNote 2013 RT SP1, PowerPoint 2013 RT SP1, Word 2013 RT SP1, Access 2016, Excel 2016, OneNote 2016, PowerPoint 2016, Project 2016, Publisher 2016, Visio 2016, Word 2016, Skype for Business 2016, and Lync 2013 SP1 allow remote attackers to bypass a sandbox protection mechanism and gain privileges via a crafted web site that is accessed with Internet Explorer, as demonstrated by a transition from Low Integrity to Medium Integrity, aka "Microsoft Office Elevation of Privilege 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
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034117 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034119 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034122 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2015/ms15-116

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:microsoft:access:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:access:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:access:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:access:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2:~~~~x64~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2:~~~~x86~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:~~rt~~~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:excel:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:infopath:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:infopath:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:infopath:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:lync:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:office_2007_ime:sp3:::ja
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:onenote:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:onenote:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:onenote:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:onenote:2013:sp1:~~rt~~~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:onenote:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:pinyin_ime:2010
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint:2013:sp1:~~rt~~~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:project:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:project:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:project_server:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:project_server:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:publisher:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:publisher:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:publisher:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:publisher:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:skype_for_business:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visio:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visio:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visio:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:visio:2016
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:word:2007:sp3
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:word:2010:sp2
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:word:2013:sp1
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:word:2013:sp1:~~rt~~~
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 cpe:/a:microsoft:word:2016
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-2503
NVD Published Date:
11/11/2015
NVD Last Modified:
10/12/2018