MS09-010: Vulnerabilities in WordPad and Office Text Converters Could Allow Remote Code Execution (960477)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote Windows host
using a text converter.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Microsoft WordPad and/or
Microsoft Office text converters that could allow remote code execution
if a specially crafted file is opened.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2000 and XP as well
as the Office 2003 File Converter Pack.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 36148 ()

Bugtraq ID: 29769

CVE ID: CVE-2008-4841

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