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Microsoft Publisher, a component of Microsoft Office installed on the
remote host, is affected by an arbitrary pointer dereference
The Publisher component of Microsoft Office installed on the remote
host is affected by an arbitrary pointer dereference vulnerability.
A remote attacker could exploit this issue by tricking a user into
opening a specially crafted Publisher file. The attacker could then
potentially run arbitrary code as the current user.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Publisher 2003
SP3 and 2007 SP3.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false
Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Nessus Plugin ID: 73417 ()
Bugtraq ID: 66622
CVE ID: CVE-2014-1759
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