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MS07-014: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (929434) - Version:1.0

Posted on 27 June 2007

Severity Rating: Critical - Revision Note: Bulletin Published.Summary: This update resolves several newly discovered, privately and publicly reported vulnerabilities. Each vulnerability is documented in its own subsection in the "Vulnerability Details" section of this bulletin. If a user is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker who successfully exploited this vulnerability could take complete control of an affected system. An attacker could then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights. Users whose accounts are configured to have fewer user rights on the system could be less impacted than users who operate with administrative user rights. We recommend that customers apply the update immediately.