25635 : Microsoft Word Unspecified Code Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2006-05-19

Description

Microsoft Word contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to execute arbitrary code under the security context of the current user. The issue is triggered due to an unspecified error when processing object pointers. It is possible that the flaw may allow arbitrary code execution resulting in a loss of integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Solution Unknown
Exploit: Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Uncoordinated Disclosure, Discovered in the Wild

Solution

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Word
2002
2003

References

Tools & Filters

21690

smartag_word

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.6
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2006-05-22 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_0 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

Comments

Anonymous - 2006/05/22 06:10:28

The exploit is available, but not yet googleable.


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