MS12-031: Vulnerability in Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2597981)
High Nessus Plugin ID 59039
SynopsisArbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft Visio Viewer.
DescriptionThe version of Microsoft Visio Viewer installed on the remote Windows host is reportedly affected by a memory corruption vulnerability due to the way the application handles memory when parsing specially crafted Visio files.
An attacker who tricked a user on the affected host into opening a specially crafted Visio file could leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Visio Viewer 2010.