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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0846

Unknown vulnerability in Microsoft Excel 2000, 2002, 2001 for Mac, and v.X for Mac allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malicious file containing certain parameters that are not properly validated.
Publish Date : 2004-11-03 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Excel 2000 File Handler Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2673 windows
Excel 2002 File Handler Code Execution Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4226 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-0846

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel X Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2001 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office V.X Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office 2000 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Office 2001 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 4
Microsoft Office 3

- References For CVE-2004-0846
XF excel-execute-code(17653)
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS04-033
CERT-VN VU#274496
BUGTRAQ 20041013 Buffer Overflow In Microsoft Excel
CIAC P-009
XF excel-ms04033-patch(17683)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0846

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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