Vulnerability

(MS12-059) Vulnerability in Microsoft Visio Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2733918)

Publish date: August 15, 2012

CVE-2012-1888

SEVERITY

HIGH

//  ADVISORY DATE

15 AUG 2012


DESCRIPTION

Microsoft issues a patch for a remote code execution vulnerability that exists in the way certain versions of MS Visio parses specially crafted files. Attackers looking to exploit this vulnerability must lure users to open a specially crafted file.

SOLUTION

AFFECTED SOFTWARE AND VERSION

  • Microsoft Visio 2010 Service Pack 1 (32-bit editions)
  • Microsoft Visio 2010 Service Pack 1 (64-bit editions)
  • Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 Service Pack 1 (32-bit Edition)
  • Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 Service Pack 1 (64-bit Edition)

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