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Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-1999-1259
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:19:06
Published 31 Dec 1999 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Microsoft Office 98, Macintosh Edition, does not properly initialize the disk space used by Office 98 files and effectively inserts data from previously deleted files into the Office file, which could allow attackers to obtain sensitive information.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Microsoft Office 98


XF - office-extraneous-data(1780)

MSKB - Q189529

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:35:21