MS07-043 / MS07-044: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (921503 / 940965) (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

Arbitrary code can be executed on the remote host through Microsoft
Office.

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Microsoft Office 2004
for Mac that is affected by several vulnerabilities.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted Office file or viewing a specially crafted web page,
these issues could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code subject to
the user's privileges.

See also :

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms07-043
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms07-044

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Office 2004 for Mac.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50053 (macosx_ms07-044.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25280
25282

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2224
CVE-2007-3890