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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-0081

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3 through 2003 SP2, Viewer 2003, and Office 2004 for Mac allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted macros, aka "Macro Validation Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2007-3490.
Publish Date : 2008-01-16 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 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
Macro Validation Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5546 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-2008-0081

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2003 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office 2004 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 3
Microsoft Excel Viewer 1
Microsoft Office 1

- References For CVE-2008-0081
VUPEN ADV-2008-0146
MS MS08-014
VUPEN ADV-2008-0846
XF microsoft-excel-unspecified-code-execution(39699)
BID 27305 Microsoft Excel Macro Validation Uninitialized Variable Manipulation Vulnerability Release Date:2008-04-08
CERT TA08-071A
Microsoft Advisory 947563
SECTRACK 1019200

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-0081

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

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