Microsoft Word Stack Overflow Denial Of Service Vulnerability

Summary

Microsoft Word is prone to a remote denial-of-service vulnerability.

Credit:

The information has been provided by kaveh ghaemmaghami.


Details

Vulnerable Systems:
 * Microsoft Word 2010 0

Attackers can exploit this issue by enticing an unsuspecting user to open a specially crafted Word document. Successful exploits can allow attackers to crash the application, resulting in a denial-of-service condition. Due to the nature of this issue, code execution might be possible but this has not been confirmed.

Disclosure Timeline:
Published: October 24 2012

Categories: Windows