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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-7290

Microsoft Word 2007 SP3, Office 2010 SP2, Word 2010 SP2, Office Compatibility Pack SP3, Word for Mac 2011, Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2010 SP2, and Office Web Apps 2010 SP2 allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from process memory or cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via a crafted document, aka "Microsoft Office Information Disclosure Vulnerability," a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-7291.
Publish Date : 2016-12-20 Last Update Date : 2016-12-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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) Denial Of ServiceObtain Information
CWE ID 125

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-7290

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Office 2010 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack - SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Word 2007 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Word 2010 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Word Automation Services - Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Word For Mac 2011 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Office 1
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack 1
Microsoft Office Web Apps 1
Microsoft Sharepoint Server 1
Microsoft Word 2
Microsoft Word Automation Services 1
Microsoft Word For Mac 1

- References For CVE-2016-7290
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-148 Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-148: Security Update for Microsoft Office This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.
Vulnerabilities addressed in this bulletin:
  • GDI Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability
  • Microsoft Office Information Disclosure VulnerabRelease Date:2016-12-13
SECTRACK 1037441
BID 94670 Microsoft Office CVE-2016-7290 Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2016-12-15

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-7290

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