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  4. HTTP MSHTML Remote Code Exec

HTTP MSHTML Remote Code Exec

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

There is a vulnerability in MSHTML which affects Microsoft Office when loading a malicious Office file.

Additional Information

There is a vulnerability in MSHTML which affects Microsoft Office when loading a malicious Office file. The most likely attack vector for this case is convincing a user to open a malicious file in Word document. The file may be given a .doc extension to make it more likely that Word is the application used to load the file.

Affected

  • NA

Response

NA
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