Intrusion Prevention

MS.Word.JavaScript.Execution

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a security bypass vulnerability in Microsoft Word.
The Microsoft Word application contains a vulnerability where you can execute JavaScript code without the user's permission. Successful exploitation could make it possible for an attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.

Affected Products

Microsoft Word 2003
Microsoft Word 2007

Impact

System Compromise
Denial of Service

Recommended Actions

Currently, we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.