MS14-024: Vulnerability in a Microsoft Common Control Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (2961033)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a security feature bypass
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft Office that
contains a shared component (MSCOMCTL common controls library) that is
affected by a security feature bypass. Successful exploitation of the
issue could allow an attacker to bypass the Address Space Layout
Randomization (ASLR) security feature. An attacker would need to
entice a victim to visit a specially crafted web page with a browser
capable of instantiating COM components in order to exploit the issue.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms14-024

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office 2007,
2010, and 2013.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 73983 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67273

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1809