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CVE Number Vulnerability Product Severity Date
MS08-041 Vulnerability in the ActiveX Control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access Could Allow Remote Code Execution (955617) Microsoft Access Critical 13-08-2008

Technical Information

Brief overview of the risk:
A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the ActiveX control for the Snapshot Viewer for Microsoft Access.
Detailed Information on the risk:
An attacker could exploit the vulnerability by constructing a specially crafted Web page. When a user views the Web page, the vulnerability could allow remote code execution. An attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could gain the same user rights as the logged-on user.Further information on this exploit is available at : MS08-041

Affected Software

Microsoft Access Snapshot Viewer
Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 3
Microsoft Office 2003 Service Pack 2
Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3