Kaspersky ID:
KLA10921
Detect Date:
12/13/2016
Updated:
01/22/2024

Description

Multiple serious vulnerabilities have been found in Microsoft Office. Malicious users can exploit these vulnerabilities to execute arbitrary code, obtain sensitive information, cause denial of service, gain priveleges.

Below is a complete list of vulnerabilities:

  1. Memory corruption vulnerability can be exploited remotely via a specially designed document to cause a denial of service or execute arbitrary code;
  2. Information disclosure vulnerability can be exploited remotely via a specialy designed document to cause a denial of service or obtain sensitive information (from process memory);
  3. Mishandling of click upon a specially designed cell can be exploited remotely to execute arbitrary code;
  4. Mishandling or a registry check can be exploited remotely via specially designed embedded content of a document to execute arbitrary code;
  5. Misparsing of file formats can be exploited remotely via a specially designed document to execute arbitrary code;
  6. Vulnerability in Uniscribe can be exploited remotely via a specially designed site to execute arbitrary code;
  7. Mishandling of library loading can be exploited by malicious local users via a specially designed application to gain privileges.

Original advisories

Exploitation

Public exploits exist for this vulnerability.

Malware exists for this vulnerability. Usually such malware is classified as Exploit. More details.

Related products

CVE list

  • CVE-2016-7257
    warning
  • CVE-2016-7274
    critical
  • CVE-2016-7277
    critical
  • CVE-2016-7276
    high
  • CVE-2016-7275
    high
  • CVE-2016-7268
    high
  • CVE-2016-7267
    warning
  • CVE-2016-7300
    warning
  • CVE-2016-7291
    high
  • CVE-2016-7290
    high
  • CVE-2016-7289
    critical
  • CVE-2016-7262
    high
  • CVE-2016-7263
    critical
  • CVE-2016-7264
    high
  • CVE-2016-7265
    high
  • CVE-2016-7266
    high

KB list

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