Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft Office Publisher Remote Code Execution

Description

A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office software when it fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could use a specially crafted file to perform actions in the security context of the current user. For example, the file could then take actions on behalf of the logged-on user with the same permissions as the current user.

Affected Products

Microsoft Publisher 2007 Service Pack 3,Microsoft Publisher 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions),Microsoft Publisher 2010 Service Pack 2 (64-bit editions)

References

CVE-2017-8725,