MS07-060: Vulnerability in Microsoft Word Could Allow Remote Code Execution (942695) (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

An application installed on the remote Mac OS X host is affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Microsoft Office 2004
for Mac that is affected by a memory corruption vulnerability.

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

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Office 2004 for Mac.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50054 (macosx_ms07-060.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 25906

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3899