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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-3875

Unspecified vulnerability in Microsoft Excel 2000, 2002, 2003, 2004 for Mac, v.X for Mac, and Excel Viewer 2003 allows user-assisted attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted COLINFO record in an XLS file, a different vulnerability than CVE-2006-2387 and CVE-2006-3867.
Publish Date : 2006-10-10 Last Update Date : 2018-10-17
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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 High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
Excel Malformed COLINFO Record Vulnerability oval:org.mitre.oval:def:486 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-3875

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel X * Mac Os X * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2002 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Excel 2004 * Mac Os X * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 5
Microsoft Excel Viewer 1

- References For CVE-2006-3875
VUPEN ADV-2006-3978
BID 20391 Microsoft Excel COLINFO Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2007-02-20
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:486
CERT-VN VU#252500
SECTRACK 1017031
MS MS06-059
HP SSRT061264

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-3875

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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