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An application installed on the remote Mac OS X host is affected by a
remote code execution vulnerability.
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 or
visit a website that hosts such a file, resulting in the execution of
arbitrary code in the context of the current user.
See also :
Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office for Mac 2011,
Office 2016 for Mac, Microsoft Word for Mac 2011, and Microsoft Word
2016 for Mac.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.9
Public Exploit Available : false