MS06-038: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (917284)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
Office.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office that could
allow arbitrary code to be run on this host.

To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue file to a user of
the remote computer and have him open it with Microsoft Office.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms06-038

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2000, XP and
2003.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22032 ()

Bugtraq ID: 18912
18911
18889

CVE ID: CVE-2006-1316
CVE-2006-1318
CVE-2006-1540
CVE-2006-2389