|MS07-060||Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942695)||Microsoft Word||Critical||11-10-2007|
Brief overview of the risk:
This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft Word that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Word file with a malformed string.
Detailed Information on the risk:
A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that Word handles specially crafted Word files. The vulnerability could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Word file with a malformed string. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rightsFurther information on this exploit is available at : MS07-060
Affected SoftwareMicrosoft Word 2000
Microsoft Word 2002