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vulnerability alert CVE-2015-1759 CVE-2015-1760 CVE-2015-1770

Microsoft Office: three vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of Microsoft Office.
Impacted products: Office, Access, Excel, OneNote, Outlook, PowerPoint, Project, Publisher, Visio, Word.
Severity of this bulletin: 3/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights, user access/rights, denial of service on client.
Hacker's origin: document.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 3.
Creation date: 10/06/2015.
Références of this threat: 3064949, CERTFR-2015-AVI-246, CVE-2015-1759, CVE-2015-1760, CVE-2015-1770, MS15-059, VIGILANCE-VUL-17091.

Description of the vulnerability

Three vulnerabilities were announced in Microsoft Office.

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to execute code. [severity:3/4; CVE-2015-1759]

An attacker can generate a memory corruption, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to execute code. [severity:3/4; CVE-2015-1760]

An attacker can force the usage of a freed memory area, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to execute code. [severity:3/4; CVE-2015-1770]
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