MS10-056 / MS10-057: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2269638 / 2269707) (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2010-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


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 Word or Excel 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/ms10-056
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/security/bulletin/ms10-057

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: 50067 (macosx_ms_office_aug2010.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 42132
42133
42136
42199

CVE ID: CVE-2010-1900
CVE-2010-1901
CVE-2010-1902
CVE-2010-2562