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CVE-2017-12608 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in Apache OpenOffice Writer DOC file parser before 4.1.4, and specifically in ImportOldFormatStyles, allows attackers to craft malicious documents that cause denial of service (memory corruption and application crash) potentially resulting in arbitrary code execution.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  11/20/2017      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-12608
Original release date:
11/20/2017
Last revised:
02/03/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
7.8 High
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
1.8
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Local
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
Required
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
6.8 MEDIUM
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
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://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101585 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 101585
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039733 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1039733
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039735 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source SECTRACK 1039735
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/12/msg00017.html External Source MLIST [debian-lts-announce] 20171220 [SECURITY] [DLA 1214-1] libreoffice security update
https://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-4022 Third Party Advisory External Source DEBIAN DSA-4022
https://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2017-12608.html Release Notes; Vendor Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.openoffice.org/security/cves/CVE-2017-12608.html

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