CVE-2016-3235

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Description

Microsoft Visio 2007 SP3, Visio 2010 SP2, Visio 2013 SP1, Visio 2016, Visio Viewer 2007 SP3, and Visio Viewer 2010 mishandle library loading, which allows local users to gain privileges via a crafted application, aka "Microsoft Office OLE DLL Side Loading Vulnerability."

References

http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/137490/Microsoft-Visio-DLL-Hijacking.html

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Jun/32

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/538685/100/0/threaded

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036093

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2016/ms16-070

https://www.securify.nl/advisory/SFY20150804/microsoft_visio_multiple_dll_side_loading_vulnerabilities.html

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-06-16

Updated: 2018-10-12

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 1.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91611MS16-070: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3163610)NessusWindows : Microsoft Bulletins
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