Microsoft Word Unspecified Memory Corruption Vulnerability

A vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Word, which potentially can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user’s system. The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error in the handling of Word documents and can be exploited to cause a memory corruption. Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code.

Solution at moment: Do not open or save untrusted Word documents. This vulnerability is discovered as a 0-day.

Microsoft advisory is here.

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