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|Alias:||Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Visio, Vulnerabilidades en Microsoft Visio|
It is a group of important vulnerabilities in Visio 2003 and Visio 2002, which allows hackers to gain remote control of the affected computer with the same privileges as the logged-on user.
|First detected on:||June 13, 2007|
|Detection updated on:||June 13, 2007|
MS07-030 is not categorized as virus, worm, Trojan or backdoor. It is a group of important vulnerabilities in Visio 2002 and Visio 2003, which allows arbitrary code to be remotely executed in the vulnerable computer.
If exploited successfully, MS07-030 allows hackers to gain remote control of the affected computer with the same privileges as the logged-on user. If this user had administrator rights, the hacker could take complete control of the system: create, modify or delete files, install programs, create new user accounts, etc.
MS07-030 is exploited by sending a specially crafted file via email and enticing users into opening it or by hosting a specially crafted file in a web page and entincing users into visiting it.
If you have any of the vulnerable programs installed on your computer, it is recommended to download and apply the security patch for these vulnerabilities. Click here to access the web page for downloading the patch.