|CVSS SCORE||6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
The specific flaw exists within the handling of embedded charts. By providing a malformed .docx file with an invalid "ptCount" node, an attacker can force uninitialized memory to be read. This allows for the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current process.
Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: