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Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Filters Could Allow Remote Code Execution (915384) Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Acertains the version of some MS filters
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through the Microsoft
The remote host is running a version of some Microsoft Office
filters which are subject to various flaws which may allow arbitrary
code to be run.
A possible hacker may use these to execute arbitrary code on this host.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue file to a user
of the remote computer and have it import it with Microsoft Office.
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2000, XP and 2003 :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.6
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