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Sid 1-41140

Message

FILE-OFFICE Microsoft Office Word Out-of-Bounds Write attempt

Summary

Microsoft Word 2016 and SharePoint Enterprise Server 2016 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted document, aka "Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Impact

CVSS base score 7.8 CVSS impact score 5.9 CVSS exploitability score 1.8 confidentialityImpact HIGH integrityImpact HIGH availabilityImpact HIGH

CVE-2017-0003:

CVSS base score 7.8

CVSS impact score 5.9

CVSS exploitability score 1.8

Confidentiality Impact HIGH

Integrity Impact HIGH

Availability Impact HIGH

Detailed information

Recommendation: Upgrade to the latest non-affected version of software and apply the appropriate vendor-supplied patches. Ensure your anti-malware software has up-to-date signatures. The internal host should be checked for potential compromise. CVE-2017-0003: Microsoft Word 2016 and SharePoint Enterprise Server 2016 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted document, aka "Microsoft Office Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Affected systems

  • microsoft sharepointenterpriseserver 2016
  • microsoft word 2016

Ease of attack

CVE-2017-0003:

Access Vector

Access Complexity

Authentication

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References

  • technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS17-002