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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-0088

Original release date: 04/15/2009
Last revised: 08/21/2010
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The WordPerfect 6.x Converter (WPFT632.CNV, 1998.1.27.0) in Microsoft Office Word 2000 SP3 and Microsoft Office Converter Pack does not properly validate the length of an unspecified string, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted WordPerfect 6.x file, related to an unspecified counter and control structures on the stack, aka "Word 2000 WordPerfect 6.x Converter Stack 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
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: 1022043
External Source: IDEFENSE
Name: 20090414 Microsoft Word 2000 WordPerfect 6.x Converter Stack Corruption Vulnerability
US-CERT Vulnerability Note: CERT
Name: TA09-104A
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5736
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2009-1024
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 53663
External Source: MS
Name: MS09-010
Type: Advisory; Patch Information

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5736
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

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