MS11-096: Vulnerability in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2640241)
High Nessus Plugin ID 57282
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft Office.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is running a version of Microsoft Office 2003 that contains a remote code execution vulnerability in Excel.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a specially crafted Excel file, he could leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code subject to the user's privileges.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a patch for Office 2003.