Post Tue Jul 14, 2009 8:16 am

Microsoft Office Web Components Zero Day

Description:
A vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Office Web Components, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.

The vulnerability is caused due to an unspecified error in the Spreadsheet ActiveX control and can be exploited to corrupt memory.

Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.

NOTE: According to Microsoft, the vulnerability is currently being actively exploited.


Read more:
http://secunia.com/advisories/35800/

http://www.microsoft.com/technet/securi ... 73472.mspx

http://blogs.technet.com/srd/archive/20 ... ility.aspx