MS13-085: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel Could Allow Remote Code Execution (2885080) (Mac OS X)

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Synopsis :

It is possible to execute arbitrary code on the remote host through
Microsoft Excel.

Description :

The remote Mac OS X host is running a version of Microsoft Excel that
is affected by two memory corruption vulnerabilities.

If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted Excel file, it may be possible to leverage these
issues to execute arbitrary code, subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Office for Mac 2011.

Risk factor :

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

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70340 ()

Bugtraq ID: 62824

CVE ID: CVE-2013-3889