Intrusion Prevention

MS.Word.Save.Arbitrary.File.Overwrite

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a file write vulnerability in Microsoft Office word.

Affected Products

Office OCX Word Viewer OCX 3.2
Office OCX PowerPoint Viewer OCX 3.1
Office OCX Office Viewer OCX 3.2

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

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