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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2009-0235
Last Modified 21 Aug 2010 01:29:59
Published 15 Apr 2009 04:00:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2009-0235

Summary

Stack-based buffer overflow in the Word 97 text converter in WordPad in Microsoft Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2 and SP3, and Server 2003 SP1 and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Word 97 file that triggers memory corruption, related to use of inconsistent integer data sizes for an unspecified length field, aka "WordPad Word 97 Text Converter Stack Overflow Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Operating System

  • Microsoft Windows 2000

  • Microsoft Windows 2003 Server

  • Microsoft Windows Xp


References

CERT - TA09-104A

MS - MS09-010

VUPEN - ADV-2009-1024

SECTRACK - 1022043

BID - 34470

OSVDB - 53664

IDEFENSE - 20090414 Microsoft WordPad Word97 Converter Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerability


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