MS08-011: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Works File Converter Could Allow Remote Code Execution (947081)

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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 Office Works
Converter 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 him open it. Then a bug in the wps
header handler would result in code execution.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2003, Works 8.0
and Works 2005.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 33107 ()

Bugtraq ID: 27657

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0216