A vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Office Word, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error when parsing certain data in the FIB (File Information Block) and can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow via a specially crafted Word document.
Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.
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Subject: Microsoft Office Word File Information Block Parsing Buffer Overflow
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