A vulnerability was reported in Microsoft Word. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.
Office XP; possibly other versions
Microsoft Word Unspecified Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code.
A code execution vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Office Word. The vulnerability is due to memory corruption when parsing a specially crafted Word file.
An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user by enticing them to open a specially crafted Word document. Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code. The vulnerability is confirmed in version 10.6866.6870. Other versions may also be affected.
Do not open Office files from untrusted sources. No solution was available at the time of this entry.