MS07-036: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (936542)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Excel 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 with Microsoft Excel.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS07-036

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Excel 2000, XP, 2003 and
2007.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 25687 ()

Bugtraq ID: 22555
24801
24803
24843

CVE ID: CVE-2007-1756
CVE-2007-3029
CVE-2007-3030