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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1756

Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, 2003 SP2, 2003 Viewer, and Office Excel 2007 does not properly validate version information, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Excel file, aka "Calculation Error Vulnerability".
Publish Date : 2007-07-10 Last Update Date : 2012-10-30
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Calculation Error Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2123 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-2007-1756

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel 2007 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office 2000 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Office 2002 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Office 2003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Office 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Office 2007 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 4
Microsoft Excel Viewer 1
Microsoft Office 5

- References For CVE-2007-1756
HP SSRT071446
XF excel-version-code-execution(35210)
VUPEN ADV-2007-2478
BID 24801 Microsoft Excel Version Information Validation Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-07-13
SECTRACK 1018352
OSVDB 35957
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS07-036
CERT TA07-191A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1756

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

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