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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0112

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3, and Office for Mac 2004 and 2008 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted .SLK file that is not properly handled when importing the file, aka "Excel File Import Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2008-03-11 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Excel File Import Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5284 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-2008-0112

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Office 2004 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Office 2008 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 1
Microsoft Office 2

- References For CVE-2008-0112
VUPEN ADV-2008-0846
SECTRACK 1019583
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS08-014
BID 28095 Microsoft Excel Import Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2008-03-11
CERT TA08-071A
HP SSRT080028

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0112

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

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