Vulnerability  oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14950
Visual Basic for Applications Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability - MS12-046  

Untrusted search path vulnerability in VBE6.dll in Microsoft Office 2003 SP3, 2007 SP2 and SP3, and 2010 Gold and SP1; Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA); and Summit Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications SDK allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in the current working directory, as demonstrated by a directory that contains a .docx file, aka "Visual Basic for Applications Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability," as exploited in the wild in July 2012.
Create Date: 2012-07-16 Last Update Date: 2012-08-27

Affected Platforms/Products

Affected Products (CPE + CVE references)
Platforms: windows (from OVAL definitions) Products: windows
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications
  • Microsoft Office 2010
  • Microsoft Office 2003
  • Microsoft Office 2007

References

Criteria

The system is vulnerable
IF : Any one of the following are true
IF : All of the following are true Office 2k10 and vulnerable VBA version
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Office 2010 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:12061
IF : Any one of the following are true Check if both patches are applied
IF : Check if the version of Acees.dll is less than 14.0.6015.1000
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of Acees.dll is less than 14.0.6015.1000 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File Object holds the details of acees.dll
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : CommonFilesDir}}]]\Microsoft Shared\OFFICE14\acees.dll
version less than 14.0.6015.1000 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 14.0.6015.1000 windows : file_state 
IF : Check if the version of vbe7.dll is less than 7.00.16.27
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of vbe7.dll is less than 7.00.16.27 
At least one of the objects listed below must exist on the system (Existence check)
Windows : File Object holds the path to vbe7.dll
[[value of ${{windows:registry_object:HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion : CommonFilesDir}}]]\Microsoft Shared\VBA\VBA7\vbe7.dll
version less than 7.00.16.27 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 7.00.16.27 windows : file_state 
IF : All of the following are true Office 2k3 / Office 2k7 and VBA vulnerable version
IF : Check if the version of vbe6.dll is less than 6.5.10.54
Windows : File Test :  Check if the version of vbe6.dll is less than 6.5.10.54 
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\VBA\VBA6\vbe6.dll
version less than 6.5.10.54 (datatype=version)
State holds if the version is less than 6.5.10.54 windows : file_state 
IF : Any one of the following are true Office 2k7 / Office 2K3 / VBA
Prerequisites (Extended Definitions)
Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:1746
Microsoft Office 2007 SP3 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15704
Microsoft Office 2007 SP2 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15607
Microsoft Office 2003 SP3 is installed oval:org.mitre.oval:def:15626

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