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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0573

Buffer overflow in the converter for Microsoft WordPerfect 5.x on Office 2000, Office XP, Office 2003, and Works Suites 2001 through 2004 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a malicious document or website.
Publish Date : 2004-09-28 Last Update Date : 2018-10-30
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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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Office 2000 WordPerfect Converter Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2670 windows
Office 2003 WordPerfect Converter Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3311 windows
Office XP, SP2 WordPerfect Converter Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4005 windows
Office XP, SP3 WordPerfect Converter Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3333 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-2004-0573

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Frontpage 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Frontpage 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Frontpage 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Office XP * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Publisher 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Publisher 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Publisher 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Word 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Word 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Word 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft Works 2001 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft Works 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Microsoft Works 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Microsoft Works 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Frontpage 3
Microsoft Office 3
Microsoft Publisher 3
Microsoft Word 3
Microsoft Works 4

- References For CVE-2004-0573
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5021
XF wordperfect-converter-message-bo(17306)
SECTRACK 1011250
SECTRACK 1011252
CERT-VN VU#449438
SECTRACK 1011251
BUGTRAQ 20040914 Microsoft Office WordPerfect Converter Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
SECTRACK 1011249
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:4005
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3333
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:3311
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2670
MS MS04-027

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0573

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