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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2007-1202

Word (or Word Viewer) in Microsoft Office 2000 SP3, XP SP3, 2003 SP2, 2004 for Mac, and Works Suite 2004, 2005, and 2006 does not properly parse certain rich text "property strings of certain control words," which allows user-assisted remote attackers to trigger heap corruption and execute arbitrary code, aka the "Word RTF Parsing Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2007-05-08 Last Update Date : 2018-10-16
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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 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

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Word RTF Parsing Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1900 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-2007-1202

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Word 2000 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Word 2002 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Word 2003 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Word 2004 * MAC * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Word Viewer 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Works 2004 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Works 2005 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Works 2006 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Word 4
Microsoft Word Viewer 1
Microsoft Works 3

- References For CVE-2007-1202
MS MS07-024
VUPEN ADV-2007-1709
OSVDB 34388
IDEFENSE 20070508 Microsoft Word RTF File Parsing Heap Corruption Vulnerability
BID 23836 Microsoft Word RTF Parsing Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-05-10
SECTRACK 1018013
CERT-VN VU#555489
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1900
CERT TA07-128A

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2007-1202

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