MS11-059: Vulnerability in Microsoft Data Access Components Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2560656)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
Data Access Components.

Description :

The version of Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC) installed on
the remote Windows host is affected by a code execution vulnerability.
By tricking a user into opening a legitimate Excel file that is in the
same directory as a specially crafted library file, a remote,
unauthenticated user could execute arbitrary code on the host subject
to the privileges of the user running the affected application.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows 7 and 2008 R2.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 55789 ()

Bugtraq ID: 49026

CVE ID: CVE-2011-1975

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