MS06-038: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (917284)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22032
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft Office.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office that could allow arbitrary code to be run on this host.
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 Office.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Office 2000, XP and 2003.