MS14-082: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3017349)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote code execution

Description :

The remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft Office that
is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to a
use-after-free memory issue caused by Microsoft Word not properly
handling objects in memory. A remote attacker can exploit this
vulnerability by convincing a user to open a specially crafted Office
file, resulting in execution of arbitrary code in the context of the
current user.

See also :

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 79831 ()

Bugtraq ID: 71474

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6364

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