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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2007-3899

Original release date: 10/09/2007
Last revised: 03/07/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Word 2000 SP3, Word 2002 SP3, and Office 2004 for Mac allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malformed string in a Word file, aka "Word Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
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: 1018790
External Source: MS
Name: MS07-060
External Source: HP
Name: HPSBST02280
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2007-3440
External Source: HP
Name: SSRT071480
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA07-282A
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 27151
External Source: BID
Name: 25906
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1879
Type: Tool Signature

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1879
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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