MS08-055: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (955047)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of Microsoft Office running on the remote host is affected
by an argument injection vulnerability. By convincing a user to click
on a specially crafted OneNote URL, a remote attacker can exploit this
to execute arbitrary code or view or change data with current user
rights.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms08-055

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office XP, 2003, 2007 and
OneNote 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 : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 34123 ()

Bugtraq ID: 31067

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3007