MS15-033: Vulnerabilities in Office could allow remote code execution: April 14, 2015

Applies to: Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2Microsoft Word 2010Office Home and Business 2013 More

Summary


This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office that could allow remote code execution if a user opens a specially crafted Microsoft Office file. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerabilities could run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. Customers whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less affected than those who operate with administrative user rights. 

Introduction


Microsoft has released security bulletin MS15-033. To learn more about this security bulletin:

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Known issues and additional information about this security update

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