MS14-061: Vulnerability in Microsoft Word and Office Web Apps Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3000434)

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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 Word that
is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to a flaw in
parsing Word documents. This vulnerability can be triggered by
tricking a user into opening a specially crafted Word document.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms14-061

Solution :

Microsoft has released a patch for Office for Mac 2011.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 78436 ()

Bugtraq ID: 70360

CVE ID: CVE-2014-4117

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