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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-2429
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:51:44
Published 03 Aug 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



Firefox, when opening Microsoft Word documents, does not properly set the permissions on shared sections, which allows remote attackers to write arbitrary data to open applications in Microsoft Office.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Mozilla Firefox 2.0


XF - office-mso97shareddg-dos(24346)

OSVDB - 18484

SECUNIA - 16256

BUGTRAQ - 20050727 Shared section vulnerability when opening microsoft office

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:31