MS06-060: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (924554)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Word that may 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 it open it. Then a bug in the font parsing
handler would result in code execution.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 22533 ()

Bugtraq ID: 19835

CVE ID: CVE-2006-3647