Microsoft Office Excel 2002 SP3, 2003 SP3, and 2007 SP1 and SP2; Office 2004 and 2008 for Mac; Open XML File Format Converter for Mac; Office Excel Viewer 2003 SP3; Office Excel Viewer SP1 and SP2; and Office Compatibility Pack for Word, Excel, and PowerPoint 2007 File Formats SP1 and SP2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a spreadsheet with a FEATHEADER record containing an invalid cbHdrData size element that affects a pointer offset, aka "Excel Featheader Record Memory Corruption Vulnerability."
TREND MICRO PROTECTION INFORMATION
Apply associated Trend Micro DPI Rules.
Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Number: 1003817
Trend Micro Deep Security DPI Rule Name: 1003817 - Excel Featheader Record Memory Corruption Vulnerability
AFFECTED SOFTWARE AND VERSION
Microsoft Open XML File Format Converter
Microsoft Office 2008
Microsoft Office 2004
Microsoft Excel Viewer 2003
Microsoft Excel Viewer
Microsoft Excel 2007
Microsoft Excel 2003
Microsoft Excel 2002
Microsoft Compatibility Pack Word Excel Powerpoint 2007
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