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Calendar Object Validation Vulnerability

oval:org.mitre.oval:def:5870

Microsoft Excel 2000 SP3 2002 SP3 and 2003 SP2 and SP3 does not properly validate data in the VBA Performance Cache when processing an Office document with an embedded object which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via an Excel file containing a crafted value leading to heap-based buffer overflows integer overflows array index errors and memory corruption aka "Calendar Object Validation Vulnerability."

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows 2000
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2008-3477
Product(s):
  • Microsoft Excel 2003
  • Microsoft Excel 2002
  • Microsoft Excel 2000