Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-017 - Critical: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word and Office...

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    Jun 27, 2006
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    Revision Note: V1.0 (April 8, 2014): Bulletin published.
    Summary: This security update resolves one publicly disclosed vulnerability and two privately reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office. The most severe of these vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a specially crafted file is opened or previewed in an affected version of Microsoft Office software. An attacker who successfully exploited these vulnerabilities could gain the same user rights as the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than those who operate with administrative user rights.

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