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FILE Microsoft Excel Malformed Palette Record Memory Corruption (CVE-2007-0031)
Threat Level: High
Release Date: 2010/12/1
Category: Buffer Overflow
Signature ID: 1112727
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Affected OS: Windows
Description: There exists a buffer overflow vulnerability in Microsoft Excel. The flaw is caused by insufficient checks while parsing palette records in Excel documents.
Impact: Remote code execution
Recommendation: Update vendor's patch.
False Positive: None
False Negative: None
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Reference(s): BID:21922; CVE-2007-0031

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