MS12-028: Vulnerability in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2639185)
High Nessus Plugin ID 58660
SynopsisThe remote Windows host could allow arbitrary code execution.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Microsoft Works for Windows document converter that is affected by a heap overflow vulnerability.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a specially crafted Works file, this issue could be leveraged to run arbitrary code on the host subject to the user's privileges.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office 2007, Microsoft Works 9, and Microsoft Works 6-9 File Converter.