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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office that could
allow arbitrary code to be run.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue file to a user of
the remote computer and have him open it. Then a bug in the font
parsing handler would result in code execution.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Word 2000, XP and 2003.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 21078 ()
Bugtraq ID: 15926161811700017091171001710117108
CVE ID: CVE-2005-4131CVE-2006-0028CVE-2006-0029CVE-2006-0030CVE-2006-0031CVE-2006-0009
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