Vulnerability in Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution


I work with Exchange Server, but all Microsoft employees are very aware of security.  I am posting this just so you are aware.


Stephen Toulouse has posted some blurbs about a security vulnerability in Word 2003 and Word XP.


http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/05/20/429612.aspx


http://blogs.technet.com/msrc/archive/2006/05/19/429353.aspx


You can also read more (such as the workarounds until a fix is released) at http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/advisory/919637.mspx
I'm thinking that the above link will be updated with developments.  It is version 1.0 at the time I write this.


Keep an eye on this one...


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