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             AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution

                         ESB-2006.0650 -- MS06-054
     Vulnerability in Microsoft publisher allows remote code execution
                             13 September 2006


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:              Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 3
                      Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3
                      Office Publisher 2003 Service Pack 1 and Service Pack 2
Publisher:            Microsoft
Operating System:     Windows
Impact:               Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands
Access:               Remote/Unauthenticated
CVE Names:            CVE-2006-0001

Original Bulletin:    

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MS06-054 - Vulnerability in Microsoft Publisher Could Allow Remote Code 
           Execution (910729)

Affected Software:
        - Microsoft Office 2000 Service Pack 3
          - Office Publisher 2000
        - Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3
          - Office Publisher 2002
        - Office Publisher 2003 Service Pack 1 and Service Pack 2
          - Office Publisher 2003

Full MS06-054 advisory:
        - http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS06-054.mspx

Vulnerability Details

Microsoft Publisher Vulnerability - CVE-2006-0001

        A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Publisher.  An attacker 
        could exploit this vulnerability when Publisher parses a file with a
        malformed string.

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