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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-0559

Stack-based buffer overflow in Excel in Microsoft Office 2000 SP3 and Office XP SP3 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Excel file with a malformed record object, aka "String Copy Stack-Based Overrun Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2009-06-10 Last Update Date : 2017-09-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 94

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
String Copy Stack-Based Overrun Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6273 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-2009-0559

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Office XP SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Office 2004 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Office 2008 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack For Word Excel Ppt 2007 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack For Word Excel Ppt 2007 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office Excel 2000 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Office Excel 2003 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Office Excel 2007 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Office Excel 2007 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Office Excel Viewer Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2003 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007 SP1 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007 SP1 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007 SP2 X32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 2007 SP2 X64 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Office 3
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack For Word Excel Ppt 2007 2
Microsoft Office Excel 4
Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2
Microsoft Office Sharepoint Server 4
Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter 1

- References For CVE-2009-0559

http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA09-160A.html
CERT TA09-160A
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1540
VUPEN ADV-2009-1540
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1022351
SECTRACK 1022351
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/35243
BID 35243 Microsoft Excel String Copy Stack Overflow Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2009-06-09
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-021
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS09-021 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (969462) This security update resolves several privately reported vulnerabilities that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Excel file that includes a malformed record object. An attacker who successfully exploited any of these vulnerabilities could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-0559

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


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