MS15-022: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3038999)

High Nessus Plugin ID 81757

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VPR Score: 8.9

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities.

Description

The remote Windows host has a version of Microsoft Office, Office Compatibility Pack, Microsoft Word Viewer, Microsoft Excel Viewer, SharePoint Server, or Microsoft Office Web Apps that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities exist due to incorrectly handling objects and rich text format files in memory. A remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a user to open a specially crafted file using the affected software, resulting in execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user. (CVE-2015-0085, CVE-2015-0086, CVE-2015-0097)

- Multiple cross-site scripting vulnerabilities exist due to improperly sanitized requests to affected SharePoint servers. An authenticated attacker, via a specially crafted request, can exploit these vulnerabilities to execute script code in the security context of the current user. (CVE-2015-1633, CVE-2015-1636)

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Office 2007, 2010, 2013, Office Compatibility Pack, Microsoft Word Viewer, Microsoft Excel Viewer, SharePoint Server, and Office Web Apps.

See Also

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/SecurityBulletins/2015/ms15-022

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 81757

File Name: smb_nt_ms15-022.nasl

Version: 1.12

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2015/03/11

Updated: 2018/11/15

Dependencies: 13855, 27524, 57033, 74250

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 8.9

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office, cpe:/a:microsoft:word_viewer, cpe:/a:microsoft:excel_viewer, cpe:/a:microsoft:office_compatibility_pack, cpe:/a:microsoft:sharepoint_server, cpe:/a:microsoft:office_web_apps

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2015/03/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/03/10

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-0085, CVE-2015-0086, CVE-2015-0097, CVE-2015-1633, CVE-2015-1636

BID: 72899, 72911, 72917, 72919, 72922