MS10-036: Vulnerability in COM Validation in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (983235)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host contains a vulnerable version of Microsoft Office 2003
or 2007. Opening a specially crafted Office file can result in
arbitrary code execution. A remote attacker can exploit this by
tricking a user into opening a specially crafted Office file.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2003 and 2007.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 46843 ()

Bugtraq ID: 40574

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1263