MS10-057: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2269707)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote host contains a version of Microsoft Office Excel 2002 or
2003 that is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected system into opening a
specially crafted Excel file using the affected application, he may be
able to leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code subject to the
user's privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office Excel 2002 and
Office Excel 2003.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 48294 ()

Bugtraq ID: 42199

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2562