Critical

CVE-2009-0224 - Code Injection vulnerability in Microsoft products

Publication: 2009-05-12
Summary

Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2000 SP3, 2002 SP3, 2003 SP3, and 2007 SP1 and SP2; PowerPoint Viewer 2003 and 2007 SP1 and SP2; PowerPoint in Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac and 2008 for Mac; Open XML File Format Converter for Mac; Microsoft Works 8.5 and 9.0; and Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats SP1 and SP2 do not properly validate PowerPoint files, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via multiple crafted BuildList records that include ChartBuild containers, which triggers memory corruption, aka "Memory Corruption Vulnerability."

Classification
CWE-94: Code Injection

Risk level (CVSS 9.3)

Critical

9.3

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Microsoft Works 8.5
  • Microsoft Works 9.0
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2000
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2002
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2003
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint Viewer 2003
  • Microsoft Powerpoint 2004
  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack FOR Word Excel PPT 2007
  • Microsoft Compatibility Pack Word Excel Powerpoint 2007
  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack FOR Word Excel PPT 2007
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint Viewer 2007
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint Viewer 2007
  • Microsoft Open XML File Format Converter
  • Microsoft Compatibility Pack Word Excel Powerpoint 2007
  • Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack FOR Word Excel PPT 2007
  • Microsoft Office Powerpoint 2007
  • Microsoft Powerpoint 2008