MS12-057: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2731879)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

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

Description :

The remote Windows host has a version of Microsoft Office that is
potentially affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.
Specially crafted Computer Graphics Metafile (CGM) graphics files can be
used to exploit this vulnerability and allow an attacker to take control
of an affected system.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms12-057

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2007 and 2010.

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: 61532 ()

Bugtraq ID: 54876

CVE ID: CVE-2012-2524

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