Executive Summary

TitleVulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (3033857)
NameMS15-013First vendor Publication2015-02-10
VendorMicrosoftLast vendor Modification2015-02-10
Severity (Vendor) ImportantRevision1.0

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Cvss Base Score4.3Attack RangeNetwork
Cvss Impact Score2.9Attack ComplexityMedium
Cvss Expoit Score8.6AuthenticationNone Required
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Severity Rating: Important
Revision Note: V1.0 (February 10, 2015): Bulletin published.
Summary: This security update resolves one publicly disclosed vulnerability in Microsoft Office. The vulnerability could allow security feature bypass if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. The security feature bypass by itself does not allow arbitrary code execution. However, an attacker could use this security feature bypass vulnerability in conjunction with another vulnerability, such as a remote code execution vulnerability, to run arbitrary code.

Original Source

Url : https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/security/MS15-013

OVAL Definitions

Definition Id: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28668
Oval ID: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:28668
Title: Microsoft Office component use after free vulnerability - CVE-2014-6362 (MS15-013)
Description: Use-after-free vulnerability in Microsoft Office 2007 SP3, 2010 SP2, and 2013 Gold and SP1 allows remote attackers to bypass the ASLR protection mechanism via a crafted document, aka "Microsoft Office Component Use After Free Vulnerability."
Family: windows Class: vulnerability
Reference(s): CVE-2014-6362
Version: 6
Platform(s): Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Microsoft Windows Vista
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
Product(s): Microsoft Office 2007
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office 2013
Definition Synopsis:

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration


Information Assurance Vulnerability Management (IAVM)

2015-02-12IAVM : 2015-B-0018 - Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability (MS15-013)
Severity : Category II - VMSKEY : V0058757

Nessus® Vulnerability Scanner

2015-02-10Name : The remote Windows host is affected by a security bypass vulnerability.
File : smb_nt_ms15-013.nasl - Type : ACT_GATHER_INFO

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2016-04-27 04:54:59
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2015-10-18 17:26:28
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2015-02-11 21:27:39
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2015-02-11 13:24:12
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2015-02-11 09:27:02
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2015-02-10 21:26:49
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2015-02-10 21:16:21
  • First insertion