A remote code execution vulnerability in Microsoft Word can allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via a specially crafted mail merge file.
Microsoft Word contains a remote code execution vulnerability that can be exploited when a specially crafted mail merge file is opened by Word.
A remote attacker who can successfully convince the user to open the specially crafted mail merge file may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the local user.
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Thanks to Microsoft Security for reporting this vulnerability in Microsoft Security Bulletin MS06-060.
This document was written by Katie Steiner.
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