MS10-003: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office (MSO.DLL) Could Allow Remote Code Execution (978214)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host contains a vulnerable version of Microsoft Office XP.
Opening a specially crafted Office file can result in a buffer
overflow. A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into
opening a malicious Office file.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS10-003
http://www.coresecurity.com/content/excel-buffer-overflow

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Office XP.

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: 44413 ()

Bugtraq ID: 38073

CVE ID: CVE-2010-0243