MS09-043: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Web Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (957638)

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
Office Web Components.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office Web
Components that is affected by various flaws that may allow arbitrary
code to be run.

To succeed, the attacker would have to send specially crafted URLs to
a user of the remote computer and have him process it with Microsoft
Office Web Components.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office XP and 2003, as
well as for Microsoft ISA server.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 40562 ()

Bugtraq ID: 35642

CVE ID: CVE-2009-0562

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