|CVSS SCORE||6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION||Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 19798. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within processing of pivotField objects. A specially crafted spreadsheet can cause Excel to write information past the end of a heap-allocated buffer. An attacker may be able to leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the current process.
Microsoft has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: