Security Alerts




Office Updates Mend Word and Outlook Vulnerabilities

Severity: High Summary: These vulnerabilities affect:  Microsoft Office related products, including Word and Outlook How an attacker exploits them:  Typically by enticing users to open or interact with maliciously crafted Office documents or email Impact: In the worst case, an attacker can gain complete control of your Windows computer What to do: Install the appropriate Microsoft patches as soon as possible, or let Windows Automatic Update do it for you. Exposure: Today, Microsoft released two security bulletins that fix four vulnerabilities in Word and Outlook. We summarize the bulletins below, in order from highest to lowest severity.

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Office Updates Mend Word and Outlook Vulnerabilities
November 13, 2013 — Category: Security Alerts