Microsoft Excel, part of the Microsoft Office product suite, is a spreadsheet application for Windows and Macintosh platforms.
A vulnerability in Microsoft Excel allows command execution when a user opens a spreadsheet file containing a specially crafted DBQueryExt record.
Apply the update referenced in Microsoft Security Bulletin 10-038.
Exploit works on Microsoft Excel 2002 SP3 and requires a user to open the exploit file in Microsoft Excel.
There may be a delay before the exploit succeeds.