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Cumulative patches for Excel and Word for Windows Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the version of WinWord.exe and Excel.exe
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Excel.
The remote host has old versions of Word and Excel installed.
A possible hacker may use these to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue excel or word
file to the owner of this computer and have it open it.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2000 and XP :
High / CVSS Base Score : 8
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