VRT Tool 2008-12-12
Sourcefire VRT Tool Tool Update
The OfficeCat tool has been updated to include detection for a vulnerability in the Microsoft WordPad Text Converter for Word 97 files.
The OfficeCat tool has been updated to include detection for a vulnerability in the Microsoft WordPad Text Converter for Word 97 files. This vulnerability is identified with the CVE reference 2008-4841.
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Additionally, malware samples would be most appreciated, please contact email@example.com if you have some to share.
The OfficeCat tool is able to process Word, Excel, Publisher, Project and PowerPoint files and will return the appropriate reference information should possible exploit conditions be present in the document.
OfficeCat Tool Download:
- Unzip the archive
- Open a command shell
- Execute the tool executable with a document name for checking
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