MS15-013: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Security Feature Bypass (3033857)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by a security bypass
vulnerability.

Description :

The Microsoft Office installed on the remote host is affected by a
security bypass vulnerability due to a failure to use the Address
Space Layout Randomization (ASLR) security feature. By convincing a
user to open a specially crafted Office file, a remote attacker can
use this flaw to predict the memory offsets of specific instructions
in a given call stack. The attacker can then utilize this information
to more easily exploit additional vulnerabilities.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-013

Solution :

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

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 81266 ()

Bugtraq ID: 72467

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6362

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