CVE-2000-0788

Current Description

The Mail Merge tool in Microsoft Word does not prompt the user before executing Visual Basic (VBA) scripts in an Access database, which could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary commands.

Referenced by CVEs:CVE-2002-0619

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 20, 2000
Last ModifiedOctober 12, 2018
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score10.0
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegetrue
Obtain User Privilegefalse
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
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftAccess2000*******
    2.3ApplicationMicrosoftWord2000*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Microsoft Word 2000
Microsoft Access 2000

References

NameSourceURLTags
1566http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/1566BIDExploit Vendor Advisory
20000807 MS Word and MS Access vulnerability - executing arbitrary programs, may be exploited by IE/Outlookhttp://www.securityfocus.com/templates/archive.pike?list=1&msg=398EB9CA.27E03A9C@nat.bgBUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
MS00-071https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2000/ms00-071MS
word-mail-merge(5322)https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/5322XF