CVE-2016-3279

Published on: 07/12/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:01 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N

Certain versions of Excel from Microsoft contain the following vulnerability:

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."

  • CVE-2016-3279 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE HIGH NONE

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Microsoft SharePoint File Processing Flaws Lets Remote Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1036275
Malformed Request cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 91587
Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-088 - Critical | Microsoft Docs docs.microsoft.com
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URL Logo MS MS16-088
Microsoft Office Multiple File Processing Memory Corruption Errors Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1036274

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel2016AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel2016AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel Rt2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftExcel Rt2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftOffice2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftOffice2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftOffice Web Apps2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftOffice Web Apps2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftPowerpoint2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftPowerpoint2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftPowerpoint2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftPowerpoint2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftPowerpoint Rt2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftPowerpoint Rt2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftSharepoint Server2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftSharepoint Server2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord2016AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord2010sp2AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord2016AllAllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord Rt2013sp1AllAll
ApplicationMicrosoftWord Rt2013sp1AllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_rt:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:excel_rt:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_web_apps:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office_web_apps:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint_rt:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:powerpoint_rt:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:sharepoint_server:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:sharepoint_server:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2010:sp2:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word:2016:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word_rt:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:word_rt:2013:sp1:*:*:*:*:*:*: