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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-1254

The installation for Microsoft Open XML File Format Converter for Mac sets insecure ACLs for the /Applications folder, which allows local users to execute arbitrary code by replacing the executable with a Trojan Horse, aka "Mac Office Open XML Permissions Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2010-06-08 Last Update Date : 2010-06-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
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 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-1254

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter 1

- References For CVE-2010-1254

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/40533
BID 40533 Microsoft Office XML Converter for Mac Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2010-06-15
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA10-159B.html
CERT TA10-159B
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms10-038
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-038 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2027452) This security update resolves fourteen privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The more severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Excel file. An attacker who successfully exploited any of these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the local user. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-1254

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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