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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-0823

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Office Excel 2002 SP3, 2003 SP3, 2007 SP1 and SP2; Office 2004 for mac; Office 2008 for Mac; Open XML File Format Converter for Mac; Office Excel Viewer SP1 and SP2; and Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats SP1 and SP2; allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Excel file, aka "Excel Memory Corruption Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2010-1247 and CVE-2010-1249.
Publish Date : 2010-06-08 Last Update Date : 2017-09-18
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeMemory corruption

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Excel Memory Corruption Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7240 windows
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- Products Affected By CVE-2010-0823

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2003 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2007 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel 2007 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office 2004 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office 2008 MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack 2007 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack 2007 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Office Excel Viewer SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Office Excel Viewer SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter MAC Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 4
Microsoft Office 2
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack 2
Microsoft Office Excel Viewer 2
Microsoft Open Xml File Format Converter 1

- References For CVE-2010-0823
CERT TA10-159B
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS10-038 Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2027452) This security update resolves fourteen privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The more severe vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Excel file. An attacker who successfully exploited any of these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the local user. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights.

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-0823

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