MS09-017 / MS09-021 / MS09-027: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (967340 / 969462 / 969514) (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 that
is affected by several vulnerabilities.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted Excel, PowerPoint, or Word file, 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/ms09-017
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-021
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms09-027

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2004 for Mac,
Office 2008 for Mac, and Open XML File Format Converter 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 : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 50062 (macosx_ms_office_jun2009.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34879
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CVE ID: CVE-2009-0224
CVE-2009-0549
CVE-2009-0557
CVE-2009-0558
CVE-2009-0560
CVE-2009-0561
CVE-2009-0563
CVE-2009-0565