OFF2000: Office Programs Can Browse Restricted Drives (302753)

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is vulnerable to an inforamtion disclosure attack.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office that contains
a security flaw that could allow a user to browse restricted drives.

An attacker could exploit this flaw to gain access to files he would
otherwise not have access to.

See also :

Solution :

Contact Microsoft for the relevant hotfix.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.7
CVSS Temporal Score : 9.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 17212 ()

Bugtraq ID: 12641

CVE ID: CVE-2005-0545

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