MS11-059: Vulnerability in Microsoft Data Access Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2560656)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
Data Access Components.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) installed on the
remote Windows host is affected by a code execution vulnerability. By
tricking a user into opening a legitimate Excel file that is in the same
directory as a specially crafted library file, a remote, unauthenticated
user could execute arbitrary code on the host subject to the privileges
of the user running the affected application.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-059

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7 and 2008 R2.

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

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55789 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49026

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1975