Microsoft Project 2000/2002 Office Web Components LoadText File information disclosure
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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in Microsoft Project 2000/2002 (Project Management Software). Affected by this issue is the function
LoadText of the component Office Web Components. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability (File). Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-200. Impacted is confidentiality.
The weakness was released 02/24/2002 by GreyMagic as MS02-044 as confirmed bulletin (Technet). The advisory is shared for download at microsoft.com. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2002-0860. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Technical details as well as a exploit are known.
After immediately, there has been an exploit disclosed. It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 34414 (MS KB956391: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows and running in the context local.
The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 4453), X-Force (44727), Vulnerability Center (SBV-5750) and Tenable (34414). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 3822, 18774, 18777 and 34122.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.8
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VulDB Temp Score: 4.8
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Class: Information disclosure / File
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Nessus ID: 34414
Nessus Name: MS KB956391: Cumulative Security Update of ActiveX Kill Bits
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Snort ID: 4177
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CVE: CVE-2002-0860 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 4453 - Microsoft Office Web Components Local File Read Vulnerability
Vulnerability Center: 5750 - [MS02-044] Microsoft Office Web Components Allows Reading Arbitrary Files via LoadText Method, Medium
OSVDB: 3007 - Microsoft IE OWC LoadText Read Arbitrary File
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
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EntryCreated: 07/23/2014 11:02 AM
Updated: 05/25/2019 05:38 PM
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