MS06-010: Vulnerability in PowerPoint 2000 Could Allow Information Disclosure (889167)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 20910
SynopsisThe remote version of PowerPoint is vulnerable to an information disclosure attack.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of PowerPoint that is vulnerable to an information disclosure attack.
Specifically, an attacker could send a malformed PowerPoint file to a a victim on the remote host. When the victim opens the file, the attacker may be able to obtain access to the files in the Temporary Internet Files Folder of the remote host.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for PowerPoint.