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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0220

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the PowerPoint 4.0 importer (PP4X32.DLL) in Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, and 2003 SP3 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted formatting data for paragraphs in a file that uses a PowerPoint 4.0 native file format, related to (1) an incorrect calculation from a record header, or (2) an interget that is used to specify the number of bytes to copy, aka "Legacy File Format Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-05-12 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 CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Legacy File Format Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5610 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-2009-0220

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2000 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2002 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2003 SP3 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Office Powerpoint 3

- References For CVE-2009-0220
OSVDB 54386
SECTRACK 1022205
VUPEN ADV-2009-1290
CERT TA09-132A
IDEFENSE 20090512 Microsoft PowerPoint PPT 4.0 Importer Multiple Stack Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
BID 34833 Microsoft PowerPoint Paragraph Data Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-05-26
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5610
MS MS09-017

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0220

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