MS06-037 / MS06-038: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Excel and Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (917284 / 917285) (Mac OS X)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 22025
SynopsisAn application installed on the remote Mac OS X host is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote host is running a version of Microsoft Office that is affected by various flaws that may allow arbitrary code to be run.
To succeed, the attacker would have to send a rogue file to a user of the remote computer and have it open it with Microsoft Excel or another Office application.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Office for Mac OS X.