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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3059

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Excel 2000 through 2004 allows remote user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this is a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-3086.
Publish Date : 2006-06-17 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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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
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Microsoft Excel Malformed File Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:537 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-2006-3059

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 SR1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Excel 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Excel 2003 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Excel 2004 * Mac Os X * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 11
Microsoft Excel Viewer 1

- References For CVE-2006-3059
SECTRACK 1016316
XF excel-unspecified-code-execution(27179)
MS MS06-037
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:537
VUPEN ADV-2006-2361
OSVDB 26527
CERT TA06-192A
CERT-VN VU#802324
CERT TA06-167A
BID 18422 Microsoft Excel Unspecified Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2006-07-14
BUGTRAQ 20060621 Excel 0-day FAQ updated with Microsoft advisory information
BUGTRAQ 20060618 Microsoft Excel 0-day Vulnerability FAQ document written

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3059

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

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