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Overview

Vulnerability Score 9.3 9.3
CVE Id CVE-2011-1279
Last Modified 20 Sep 2011 11:29:23
Published 16 Jun 2011 04:55:02
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2011-1279

Summary

Microsoft Excel 2002 SP3 and 2003 SP3, Office 2004 and 2008 for Mac, and Open XML File Format Converter for Mac do not properly validate record information during parsing of Excel spreadsheets, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via a crafted spreadsheet, aka "Excel Out of Bounds WriteAV Vulnerability."

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Microsoft Excel 2002

  • Microsoft Excel 2003

  • Microsoft Office 2004

  • Microsoft Office 2008

  • Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter


References

MS - MS11-045

XF - ms-excel-writeav-ce(67717)

BID - 48164

Related Patches

MS11-045 Security Update for Microsoft Excel 2010, 32-Bit Edition (KB2523021)

MS11-045 Security Update for Microsoft Excel 2010, 64-Bit Edition (KB2523021)

MS11-045 MS11-036 2537146 2545814 2555785 Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac Update 12.3.0

MS11-045 MS11-036 2537146 2545814 2555787 Open XML File Format Converter for Mac 1.2.0

MS11-045 2537146 2555784 Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac Update 14.1.2


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:56:15