29429 : Microsoft Office mso.dll Malformed Record Handling Arbitrary Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-10-10

Description

A remote overflow exists in Microsoft Office. The product fails when parsing certain records due an unspecified error in 'mso.dll' resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can allows execution of arbitrary code resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft Corporation has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Office
2000 Service Pack 3
XP SP3
2003 Service Pack 1
2003 SP2

References

Tools & Filters

22535 22539

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-10-13 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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