56915 : Microsoft Office Web Components OWC10.Spreadsheet ActiveX BorderAround() Method Heap Corruption Arbitrary Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2009-08-11
Time to Patch
609 days

Description

A heap based buffer overflow exists in Microsoft Office Web Components. With a specially crafted web page, an attacker can cause code execution resulting in a loss of confidentiality and/or availability.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access, Local / Remote, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Private, Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure

Solution

Microsoft has released a patch MS09-043 to address this vulnerability.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Office Web Components (OWC)
XP SP3
XP
2003 SP3
2000 SP3
2000
2002

References

Tools & Filters

40562

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2009-08-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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