CVEdetails.com the ultimate security vulnerability data source
(e.g.: CVE-2009-1234 or 2010-1234 or 20101234)
Log In   Register   Reset Password   Activate Account
Vulnerability Feeds & WidgetsNew   www.itsecdb.com  

Vulnerability Details : CVE-2014-1761

Microsoft Word 2003 SP3, 2007 SP3, 2010 SP1 and SP2, 2013, and 2013 RT; Word Viewer; Office Compatibility Pack SP3; Office for Mac 2011; Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2010 SP1 and SP2 and 2013; Office Web Apps 2010 SP1 and SP2; and Office Web Apps Server 2013 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (memory corruption) via crafted RTF data, as exploited in the wild in March 2014.
Publish Date : 2014-03-25 Last Update Date : 2014-04-19
Search Twitter   Search YouTube   Search Google

- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflowMemory corruption
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word could allow remote code execution (CVE-2014-1761) - MS14-017 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:24472 macos
Word RTF memory corruption vulnerability (CVE-2014-1761) - MS14-017 oval:org.mitre.oval:def:23983 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-2014-1761

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Office 2011 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 2013 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2013 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Word 2003 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Word 2007 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Word 2010 SP2 ~~~x64~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Word 2010 SP2 ~~~x86~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft Word 2010 SP1 ~~~x64~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft Word 2010 SP1 ~~~x86~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Microsoft Word 2013 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Microsoft Word 2013 - ~-~-~rt~~ Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application Microsoft Word Viewer Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Office 1
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack 1
Microsoft Office Web Apps 2
Microsoft Office Web Apps Server 1
Microsoft Sharepoint Server 3
Microsoft Word 8
Microsoft Word Viewer 1

- References For CVE-2014-1761

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/advisory/2953095
Microsoft Advisory http://technet.microsoft.com/security/advisory/2953095 Microsoft Security Advisory (2953095): Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution - Version: 2.0 Revision Note: V2.0 (April 8, 2014): Advisory updated to reflect publication of security bulletin. Summary: Microsoft has completed the investigation into a public report of this vulnerability. We have issued MS14-017 to address this issue. For more information about this issue, including download links for an available security update, please review MS14-017. The vulnerability addressed is the Word RTF Memory Corruption Vulnerability - CVE-2014-1761.Release Date:2014-04-08
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms14-017
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-017 MS14-017 - Critical : Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word and Office Web Apps Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2949660) - Version: 1.0 Severity Rating: Critical Revision Note: V1.0 (April 8, 2014): Bulletin published. Summary: This security update resolves one publicly disclosed vulnerability and two privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a specially crafted file is opened or previewed in an affected version of Microsoft Office software. An attacker who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.Release Date:2014-04-08

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2014-1761

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


CVE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CVE content is MITRE's CVE web site. CWE is a registred trademark of the MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of CWE content is MITRE's CWE web site. OVAL is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation and the authoritative source of OVAL content is MITRE's OVAL web site.
Use of this information constitutes acceptance for use in an AS IS condition. There are NO warranties, implied or otherwise, with regard to this information or its use. Any use of this information is at the user's risk. It is the responsibility of user to evaluate the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any information, opinion, advice or other content. EACH USER WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY consequences of his or her direct or indirect use of this web site. ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND ARE EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. This site will NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT or any other kind of loss.