CVE-1999-1259 Details

CVE-1999-1259

Published: 1999-12-31
Last Modified: 2017-10-10
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database
CVE Assigner: cve@mitre.org
Summary

Microsoft Office 98, Macintosh Edition, does not properly initialize the disk space used by Office 98 files and effectively inserts data from previously deleted files into the Office file, which could allow attackers to obtain sensitive information.

Analysis
Common Vulnerability Score System v2.0
Severity Low
Base Score 2.1/10
Exploit Score 3.9/10
Access Vector Local
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Impact Score 2.9/10
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Availability Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Vector String AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N
Common Vulnerability Score System v3.1

NIST has not assigned a CVSSv3.1 Score.

Products Reported
CPE Vulnerable Start Excluding
cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:office:98:*:mac:*:*:*:*:* Yes - -
References

http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/q189/5/29.asp
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/1780

CVE ID
CVE-1999-1259
Published
1999-12-31
Modified
2017-10-10
CVSSv2.0
Low
PCI Compliance
Pass
US-CERT Alert
No
CWE
CWE Pending

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