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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2004-0573

Original release date: 09/28/2004
Last revised: 09/10/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Buffer overflow in the converter for Microsoft WordPerfect 5.x on Office 2000, Office XP, Office 2003, and Works Suites 2001 through 2004 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malicious document or website.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.5 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1011250
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20040914 Microsoft Office WordPerfect Converter Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Type: Advisory
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3333
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1011249
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1011251
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5021
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1011252
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT-VN
Name: VU#449438
External Source: XF
Name: wordperfect-converter-message-bo(17306)
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2670
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4005
Type: Tool Signature
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3311
Type: Tool Signature
External Source: MS
Name: MS04-027
Type: Advisory; Patch Information
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 12529

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2670
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3311
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3333
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5
Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4005
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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