MS16-107: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3185852) (Mac OS X)

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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 multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities due to
improper handling of objects in memory. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a user to
open a specially crafted Office file, resulting in the execution of
arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-107

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office for Mac 2011, Word
for Mac 2011, Office 2016 for Mac, Word 2016, Excel 2016 for Mac,
PowerPoint 2016 for Mac, and Outlook 2016 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 : 7.3
(CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 93532 ()

Bugtraq ID: 92786
92791
92796

CVE ID: CVE-2016-3357
CVE-2016-3358
CVE-2016-3360

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