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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Office.
The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Word and/or Microsoft
Excel that are subject to a flaw that could allow arbitrary code to be
An attacker could use this to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue Word or Excel file
to the owner of this computer and have him open it. Then the macros
contained in the Word file would bypass the security model of Word, and
would be executed.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 97, 2000 and
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 11920 ()
Bugtraq ID: 88359010
CVE ID: CVE-2003-0820CVE-2003-0821
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