MS16-054: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3155544) (Mac OS X)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The version of Microsoft Office installed on the remote Mac OS X host
is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to improper
handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this by convincing a user to open a specially crafted file in
Microsoft Office, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the
context of the current user.

See also :

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office for Mac 2011 and
Office 2016 for Mac.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 91044 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-0198

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