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Microsoft discovered a flaw in Word

Microsoft has released a warning bulletin. A security vulnerability has been discovered in its software for word processing, Word 2010. It can help take control of the computer remotely. Microsoft working to fix it and offers advice to protect themselves.

This flaw could allow hackers to take remote control if a user opens an RTF file with an affected version of Word. The risk is also present if the person opens an email in Microsoft Outlook and developed containing an attached RTF file. Note that reading a RTF file is by default in Word with Microsoft Outlook 2007, 2010 and 2013 versions.
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This flaw opens the access to the same user rights. Therefore, people who have administrator rights are more likely to be affected than those with less privileges.
Microsoft states that an investigation is opened. When completed, the group will propose an update to restore the level of security.


Meanwhile, Microsoft offers some tips to protect themselves.

Indeed, it is advisable to follow the Microsoft Fix it solution. It prevents the opening of RTF file in Microsoft Word. In addition, Microsoft encourages open joints plain text format to avoid any risk files. An option is available for Microsoft Outlook 2003, 2007, 2010 and 2013. Companies are also encouraged to block the opening of RTF files.

Microsoft advises users to protect their PC and download the latest software updates. If the automatic update is set, it is important to verify that the latest version is installed.  
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