|CVSS SCORE||6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
The specific flaw exists within the Microsoft Jet OLEDB provider for Excel files. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of the length of user-supplied data prior to copying it to a fixed-length, heap-based buffer. An attacker can 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: