MS06-048: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (922968)

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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 execution.

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/ms06-048

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22190 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19341

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3590
CVE-2006-3449