MS09-027: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (969514)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft Word or
Word Viewer that is affected by two buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted Word file, he could leverage these issues to execute
arbitrary code subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS09-027

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Word 2000, 2002, 2003 and
Word 2007, Word Viewer and Word Viewer 2003 as well as the 2007
Microsoft Office system and the Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 39349 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35188
35190

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0563
CVE-2009-0565