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Microsoft PowerPoint 2007 OfficeArt Atom Remote Code Execution
Microsoft Office PowerPoint 2007 and potentially other versions
Microsoft PowerPoint contains a vulnerability when processing external objects from OfficeArt in Office Documents. Successful exploitation yields execution of arbitrary code under the context of the current logged in user.
Client-side Remote Code Execution
This client-side vulnerability could allow an attacker to gain the ability to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current application. If the application is run as Administrator, the attacker may gain complete control of the target system.
Apply appropriate patch from MS11-022.
- 2.7.2011 - Public Information Released
- 4.12.2011 - Vendor Patch Released
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