MS11-023: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2489293)

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft

Description :

The version of Microsoft Office installed on the remote host has
multiple vulnerabilities :

- The path used for loading external libraries is not
securely restricted. An attacker could exploit this by
tricking a user into opening an Office file in a
directory that contains a malicious DLL, resulting in
arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2011-0107)

- An unspecified code execution vulnerability exists in
Office. A remote attacker could exploit this by
tricking a user into opening a maliciously crafted
Office file. (CVE-2011-0977)

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 53380 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46227

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0107

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