Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution
Report ID: MS201202008
Date Published: 15 February 2012
Compromise Type: remote-code-execution
Compromise From: remote
Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010
Five vulnerabilities that are affecting Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010 could each lead to remote code execution.
Microsoft has issued a security update to address five reported vulnerabilities in Microsoft Visio Viewer 2010, each of which could lead to remote code execution. The vulnerabilities were caused by the way attributes are validated when handling specially crafted Visio files.
These issues have been fixed by correcting the way that Microsoft Visio Viewer validates data when parsing Visio files. Users are recommended to install this latest update to protect against potential exploit.
Install the latest security patch for applicable system, available for download from (https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms12-015)