MS13-043: Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2830399)

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Synopsis :

A Microsoft Office component installed on the remote host is affected
by a code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Office and/or Microsoft Word Viewer installed on the
remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to
the way that Microsoft Word parses content in Word files. To exploit
this issue, an attacker would need to trick a user into opening a
specially crafted file or email message with an affected version of
Microsoft Office software.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms13-043

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2003 and Microsoft
Word Viewer.

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: 66418 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59759

CVE ID: CVE-2013-1335