|Title:||Microsoft Office Excel 2003 Invalid Object Type Remote Code Execution Vulnerability|
|Summary:||This host is installed with Microsoft Office Excel and is prone; to multiple remote code execution vulnerability.;; This NVT has been replaced by NVT (OID:18.104.22.168.4.1.25622.214.171.1242410).|
This host is installed with Microsoft Office Excel and is prone
to multiple remote code execution vulnerability.
This NVT has been replaced by NVT (OID:126.96.36.199.4.1.256188.8.131.522410).
The flaw occurs when parsing a document with a malformed Excel
document. When parsing an office art object, the application fails to put appropriate trust parameters.
Successful exploitation will allow attacker to execute arbitrary
codes, cause memory corruption and other attacks in the context of the
application through crafting malicious codes inside a Excel file.
Microsoft Office Excel 2003
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure
of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer
release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2011-0980|
Microsoft Security Bulletin: MS11-021
Cert/CC Advisory: TA11-102A
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2011 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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