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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-0963

Buffer overflow in Microsoft Word 2002 (10.6612.6714) SP3, and possibly other versions, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application exception) and possibly execute arbitrary code in winword.exe via certain unexpected values in a .doc file, including (1) an offset that triggers an out-of-bounds memory access, (2) a certain value that causes a large memory copy as triggered by an integer conversion error, and other values.
Publish Date : 2005-02-09 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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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 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) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Word 2000 Malicious .doc Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2216 windows
Word 2002 Malicious .doc Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2105 windows
Word 2003 (wordview) Malicious .doc Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:420 windows
Word 2003 Malicious .doc Buffer Overflow oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1795 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-2004-0963

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Word 2002 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Word 1

- References For CVE-2004-0963
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:420
XF word-file-parsing-bo(17635)
BUGTRAQ 20041006 [HV-HIGH] MS Word multiple exceptions, at least one exploitable
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2216
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2105
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1795
MS MS05-023

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-0963

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