Microsoft Word Table Out-Of-Bounds Access Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2019-06-14T00:00:00
ID ZDI-19-572
Type zdi
Reporter L4Nce
Modified 2019-06-22T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Microsoft Word. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file. The specific flaw exists within the handling of tables in Microsoft Word documents. Crafted data in a document can trigger a memory access past the end of an array. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process.