MS10-079: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2293194)

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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 several vulnerabilities.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted Word file, they could leverage this issue to execute
arbitrary code subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/MS10-079

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office XP, 2003, 2007,
2010, Word Viewer, Office Compatibility Pack, and Word Web Apps.

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