VRT Advisories

VRT Tool 2007-06-04

Sourcefire VRT Tool Update

Date: 2007-06-04


The Sourcefire VRT has updated the OfficeCat tool to provide coverage for a number of vulnerabilities affecting Microsoft Office document files.


The OfficeCat tool has been updated to provide coverage for the following vulnerabilities:

CVE-2006-0001 CVE-2006-3432 CVE-2006-3865 CVE-2006-4700 CVE-2006-4701 CVE-2006-5995

The OfficeCat tool is able to process Word, Excel and PowerPoint files and will return the appropriate reference information should possible exploit conditions be present in the document.

OfficeCat Tool Download:

Download zip archive here.

Usage Instructions:

  1. Unzip the archive
  2. Open a command shell
  3. Execute the tool executable with a document name for checking

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The Sourcefire VRT is a group of leading edge intrusion detection and prevention experts working to proactively discover, assess and respond to the latest trends in hacking activity, intrusion attempts and vulnerabilities.

About Sourcefire

Sourcefire, Inc., the world leader in intrusion prevention, is transforming the way organizations manage and minimize network security risks with its 3D Approach - Discover, Determine, Defend - to securing real networks in real-time. For more information about Sourcefire, please visit www.sourcefire.com.