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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-0501

Microsoft Word 2002 and earlier allows attackers to automatically execute macros without warning the user by embedding the macros in a manner that escapes detection by the security scanner.
Publish Date : 2001-07-21 Last Update Date : 2018-10-12
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.6
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-0501

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Word * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Word 97 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Word 97 SR1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Word 97 SR2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Word 98 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Word 98 * MAC * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Word 2000 SR1 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Word 2000 Sr1a * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Word 2000 SR2 * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Word 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Word 2001 * MAC * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Word 11

- References For CVE-2001-0501

http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=99325144322224&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20010622 Fwd: Microsoft Word macro vulnerability advisory MS01-034
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2001/ms01-034
MS MS01-034
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/2876
BID 2876 Microsoft Word Document Macro Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2001-05-23
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/6732
XF msword-macro-bypass-security(6732)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-0501

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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