MS06-037: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (917285)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22031
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft Excel.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Microsoft Excel that could allow arbitrary code to be run.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue file to a user of the remote computer and have him open it with Microsoft Excel.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Excel 2000, XP and 2003.