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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-3471
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 10:10:51
Published 14 Oct 2008 08:12:15
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3471

Summary

Stack-based buffer overflow in Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, 2003 SP2 and SP3, and 2007 Gold and SP1; Office Excel Viewer 2003 SP3; Office Excel Viewer; Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats Gold and SP1; Office 2004 and 2008 for Mac; and Open XML File Format Converter for Mac allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a BIFF file with a malformed record that triggers a user-influenced size calculation, aka "File Format Parsing Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsft Open Xml File Format Converter Unknown

  • Microsoft Office 2000

  • Microsoft Office 2003

  • Microsoft Office 2004

  • Microsoft Office 2007

  • Microsoft Office 2008

  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack For Word Excel Ppt 2007

  • Microsoft Office Excel Viewer

  • Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2003

  • Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007

  • Microsoft Office Xp


References

CERT - TA08-288A

BID - 31705

MS - MS08-057

SECUNIA - 32211

XF - win-ms08kb956416-update(45581)

XF - excel-file-format-code-execution(45579)

MISC - http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-08-068/

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2808

SECTRACK - 1021044

HP - SSRT080143

HP - HPSBST02379

Related Patches

MS08-057 956416 958304 Open XML File Format Converter for Mac Update 1.0.1

MS08-057 956416 958312 Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac Update 11.5.2 (Rev 3)

MS08-057 956416 958267 Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Update 12.1.3


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:57