MS12-029: Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2680352)

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Synopsis :

A Microsoft Office component installed on the remote host has a memory
corruption vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Office and/or Office Compatibility Pack installed on
the remote host has a memory corruption vulnerability. A remote
attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into opening a
specially crafted RTF file, resulting in arbitrary code execution.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-12-186/
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2012-11/0113.html
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/Bulletin/MS12-029

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 59037 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53344

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0183