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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Publisher that may
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. Then a bug in the font
parsing handler would result in code execution.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Publisher 2000, XP and
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false