CVE-1999-0794

Current Description

Microsoft Excel does not warn a user when a macro is present in a Symbolic Link (SYLK) format file.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 01, 1999
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-59
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegetrue
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftExcel********
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftOffice********

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Excel *

References

NameSourceURLTags
Q241900http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q241900MSKB
Q241901http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q241901MSKB
Q241902http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;[LN];Q241902MSKB
MS99-044https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/1999/ms99-044MS