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Re: Word 2003 SP2 .doc fork bomb on WinXP SP3

From: Stefan Kanthak (stefan.kanthaknexgo.de)
Date: Fri Nov 08 2013 - 13:01:45 CST


Someone without a name wrote:

> # Exploit Title: Word 2003 SP2 .doc fork bomb on WinXP SP3

[...]

> # Tested on: Windows XP SP3 & Word 2003 SP2 (11.6568.6568)

OUCH!

The current service pack for Office 2003 and Word 2003 is SP3.
The current version of Word 2003 is 11.0.8407, see
<https://support.microsoft.com/kb/2826020> alias
<http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS13-086>

Whoever uses outdated and vulnerable versions of products is just stupid!

Stefan Kanthak