Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5561
Excel Record Parsing Vulnerability  

Microsoft Office Excel 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, 2003 SP2 and SP3, and 2007 Gold and SP1; Office Excel Viewer 2003 Gold and SP3; Office Excel Viewer; Office Compatibility Pack 2007 Gold and SP1; Office SharePoint Server 2007 Gold and SP1; and Office 2004 and 2008 for Mac do not properly parse Country record values when loading Excel files, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted Excel file, aka the "Excel Record Parsing Vulnerability."
Create Date: 2008-08-13 Last Update Date: 2014-03-17

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions) Products: windows
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007
  • Microsoft Excel Viewer 2007
  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack
  • Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003
  • Microsoft Excel 2002
  • Microsoft Excel 2007
  • Microsoft Excel 2003
  • Microsoft Excel 2000

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true excel viewer 2007/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Excel Viewer 2007 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:6006
IF : Xlview.exe version is less than 12.0.6324.5000
Windows : File Test :  Xlview.exe version is less than 12.0.6324.5000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : ProgramFilesDir [behaviours=]}}]]\Microsoft Office\Office12\xlview.exe
version less than 12.0.6324.5000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true excel viewer 2003/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:439
IF : Xlview.exe version is less than 11.0.8220.0
Windows : File Test :  Xlview.exe version is less than 11.0.8220.0 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : ProgramFilesDir [behaviours=]}}]]\Microsoft Office\Office11\xlview.exe
version less than 11.0.8220.0 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true sharepoint server/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2007 is installed. oval:org.mitre.oval:def:2313
IF : the version of Ecscalcserver.dll is less than 12.0.6300.5000
Windows : File Test :  the version of Ecscalcserver.dll is less than 12.0.6300.5000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : CommonFilesDir}}]]\Microsoft Shared\web server extensions\12\BIN\ecscalcserver.dll
version less than 12.0.6300.5000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true office compatibility pack/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1853
IF : excelcnv.exe version is less than 12.0.6323.5000
Windows : File Test :  excelcnv.exe version is less than 12.0.6323.5000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : ProgramFilesDir [behaviours=]}}]]\Microsoft Office\Office12\excelcnv.exe
version less than 12.0.6323.5000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true excel 2007/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Excel 2007 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1745
IF : Excel.exe version is less than 12.0.6323.5000
Windows : File Test :  Excel.exe version is less than 12.0.6323.5000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[regex_capture=[[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Excel\InstallRoot : Path [behaviours=]}}]]]][pattern=^(.*[^\\])\\?$] \excel.exe
version less than 12.0.6323.5000 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Excel 2007 is installed
Windows : File Test :  Excel 2007 is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[regex_capture=[[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\12.0\Excel\InstallRoot : Path [behaviours=]}}]]]][pattern=^(.*[^\\])\\?$] \excel.exe
IF : All of the following are true excel 2003 sp3/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Excel 2003 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:764
IF : Excel.exe version is less than 11.0.8220.0
Windows : File Test :  Excel.exe version is less than 11.0.8220.0 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[regex_capture=[[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Excel\InstallRoot : Path [behaviours=]}}]]]][pattern=^(.*[^\\])\\?$] \excel.exe
version less than 11.0.8220.0 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Excel 2003 SP3 or greater is installed
Windows : File Test :  Excel 2003 SP3 or greater is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[regex_capture=[[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\11.0\Excel\InstallRoot : Path [behaviours=]}}]]]][pattern=^(.*[^\\])\\?$] \excel.exe
version greater than or equal 11.0.6560.0 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true excel 2002 sp3/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Excel 2002 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:473
IF : Excel.exe version is less than 10.0.6845.0
Windows : File Test :  Excel.exe version is less than 10.0.6845.0 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[regex_capture=[[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Excel\InstallRoot : Path [behaviours=]}}]]]][pattern=^(.*[^\\])\\?$] \excel.exe
version less than 10.0.6845.0 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Excel 2002 SP3 or greater is installed
Windows : File Test :  Excel 2002 SP3 or greater is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[regex_capture=[[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\10.0\Excel\InstallRoot : Path [behaviours=]}}]]]][pattern=^(.*[^\\])\\?$] \excel.exe
version greater than or equal 10.0.6501.0 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true excel 2000 sp3/version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Excel 2000 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:758
IF : Excel.exe version is less than 9.0.0.8971
Windows : File Test :  Excel.exe version is less than 9.0.0.8971 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : ProgramFilesDir [behaviours=]}}]]\Microsoft Office\Office9\excel.exe
version less than 9.0.0.8971 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 
IF : Excel 2000 SP3 or greater is installed
Windows : File Test :  Excel 2000 SP3 or greater is installed 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File 
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : ProgramFilesDir [behaviours=]}}]]\Microsoft Office\Office9\excel.exe
version greater than or equal 9.0.0.6926 (datatype=version)
windows : file_state 

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