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Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Word 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 word record
parsing handler would result in code execution.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Word.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 35071 ()
Bugtraq ID: 3257932580325813258332584325853259432642
CVE ID: CVE-2008-4024CVE-2008-4025CVE-2008-4026CVE-2008-4027CVE-2008-4030CVE-2008-4028CVE-2008-4031CVE-2008-4837
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