Intrusion Prevention

MS.Office.Art.Drawing.Records.Invalid.Identifier.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a remote code-execution vulnerability in Microsoft Office.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted Office file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Microsoft Office XP Service Pack 3
Microsoft Office for Mac
Microsoft Office 2004 for Mac
Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac
Microsoft Office for Mac 2011
Open XML File Format Converter for Mac

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the patch supplied by the vendor:
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS10-087.mspx

CVE References

CVE-2010-3336