Security Updates for Microsoft Office Products (June 2019)

High Nessus Plugin ID 125829

Synopsis

The Microsoft Office Products are affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The Microsoft Office Products are missing security updates.
It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Word software when it fails to properly handle objects in memory. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could use a specially crafted file to perform actions in the security context of the current user. For example, the file could then take actions on behalf of the logged-on user with the same permissions as the current user. (CVE-2019-1034, CVE-2019-1035)

Solution

Microsoft has released KB4462178 to address this issue.

For Office 365, Office 2016 C2R, or Office 2019, ensure automatic updates are enabled or open any office app and manually perform an update.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?9415d23c

http://www.nessus.org/u?c6fc9b1b

http://www.nessus.org/u?42ab6861

http://www.nessus.org/u?7b126882

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 125829

File Name: smb_nt_ms19_jun_office.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2019/06/11

Updated: 2019/06/13

Dependencies: 57033, 13855, 27524

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-1034

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Patch Publication Date: 2019/06/11

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2019/06/11

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-1034, CVE-2019-1035

MSKB: 4462178

MSFT: MS19-4462178

IAVA: 2019-A-0200