MS08-013: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (947108)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office that is
vulnerable to a buffer overflow when handling malformed documents.

An attacker may exploit this flaw to execute arbitrary code on this
host, by sending a malformed file to a user of the remote host.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS08-013

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 31047 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27738

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0103