MS11-096: Vulnerability in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2640241)

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft Office 2003
that contains a remote code execution vulnerability in Excel.

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

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms11-096

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Office 2003.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 57282 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50954

CVE ID: CVE-2011-3403