Microsoft Office 98 on Mac information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Office 98 on Mac (Office Suite Software). It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.

The weakness was released 08/04/1998. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1592 for this issue.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Vulnerability Center (SBV-4330). Entry connected to this vulnerability is available at 89522.

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  • commercial

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CVSSv3info

VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.2

VulDB Base Score: 3.3
VulDB Temp Score: 3.2
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Exploitinginfo

Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1592

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Not defined
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Countermeasuresinfo

Recommended: Upgrade
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Timelineinfo

08/04/1998 🔍
08/04/1998 +0 days 🔍
05/20/2004 +2116 days 🔍
07/16/2016 +4440 days 🔍
02/28/2019 +957 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: microsoft.com

Status: Not defined
Vulnerability Center: 4330 - [MS98-005] Data Disclosure in Office 98 for Macintosh, Low

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Entryinfo

Created: 07/16/2016 11:20 PM
Updated: 02/28/2019 10:03 AM
Changes: 07/16/2016 11:20 PM (36), 02/28/2019 10:03 AM (8)
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