|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3692|
|Date Published:||18 May 2015|
|Last Updated:||20 Feb 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A heap buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Access. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of the dataSize value. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted ACCDB (.accdb) file with a vulnerable version of the software. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow for arbitrary code injection and execution with the privileges of the currently logged on user.|
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Access ACCDB File Memory Corruption (MS13-074) - Ver2