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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2002-0152

Buffer overflow in various Microsoft applications for Macintosh allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code by invoking the file:// directive with a large number of / characters, which affects Internet Explorer 5.1, Outlook Express 5.0 through 5.0.2, Entourage v. X and 2001, PowerPoint v. X, 2001, and 98, and Excel v. X and 2001 for Macintosh.
Publish Date : 2002-04-22 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceExecute CodeOverflow
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2002-0152

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Entourage V. X * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Entourage 2001 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel X * Mac Os X * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel 2001 * Mac Os X * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft IE 5.1 * Mac Os * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office V.X * MAC * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Office 2001 SR1 Mac Os * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Office 2001 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0.1 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0.2 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0.3 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft Powerpoint V.X * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 98 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2001 * Macos * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Entourage 2
Microsoft Excel 2
Microsoft IE 1
Microsoft Office 3
Microsoft Outlook Express 4
Microsoft Powerpoint 3

- References For CVE-2002-0152
XF ms-mac-html-file-bo(8850)
MS MS02-019
BUGTRAQ 20020416 w00w00 on Microsoft IE/Office for Mac OS
BID 4517 Multiple Microsoft Products for MacOS File URL Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2002-04-16
OSVDB 5357

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2002-0152

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