CVE-2016-0057

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Description

Microsoft Office 2007 SP3, 2010 SP2, 2013 SP1, and 2016 does not properly sign an unspecified binary file, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse file with a crafted signature, aka "Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability."

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/84030

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035207

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-029

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-09

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

Vector: AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89752MS16-029: Security Update for Microsoft Office to Address Remote Code Execution (3141806)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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