|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2017-0199
|CWE ID|| CWE-20
|Public exploit||This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.|
|Vulnerable software versions||
Microsoft Office 2016
Microsoft Office 2013
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office 2007
Microsoft Word 2016
Microsoft Word 2013
Microsoft Word 2010
Microsoft Word 2007
We are currently unaware of affected versions of Microsoft Office application. This bulletin will get updated once the information is confirmed.
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation. A remote unauthenticated attacker can create a specially crafted Word or RTF files containing Dridex botnet ID 7500, trick the victim into opening it and execute arbitrary code on the target system with privileges of the current user.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in compromise vulnerable system.
Note: the vulnerability is being actively exploited.
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