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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-3279

Microsoft Office 2010 SP2, Excel 2010 SP2, PowerPoint 2010 SP2, Word 2010 SP2, Excel 2013 SP1, PowerPoint 2013 SP1, Word 2013 SP1, Excel 2013 RT SP1, PowerPoint 2013 RT SP1, Word 2013 RT SP1, Excel 2016, Word 2016, Word Automation Services on SharePoint Server 2010 SP2, and Office Web Apps 2010 SP2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted XLA file, aka "Microsoft Office Remote Code Execution Vulnerability."
Publish Date : 2016-07-13 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
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 None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 254

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-3279

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Excel 2010 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Excel 2013 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Excel 2016 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Excel Rt 2013 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Office 2010 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2010 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Powerpoint 2013 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Powerpoint Rt 2013 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Sharepoint Server 2010 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Word 2010 SP2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Microsoft Word 2013 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Microsoft Word 2016 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Microsoft Word Rt 2013 SP1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Excel 3
Microsoft Excel Rt 1
Microsoft Office 1
Microsoft Office Web Apps 1
Microsoft Powerpoint 2
Microsoft Powerpoint Rt 1
Microsoft Sharepoint Server 1
Microsoft Word 3
Microsoft Word Rt 1

- References For CVE-2016-3279
SECTRACK 1036275
MS MS16-088
BID 91587 Microsoft Office CVE-2016-3279 Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2016-07-12
SECTRACK 1036274

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-3279

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