MS15-046: Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Office Could Allow Remote Code Execution (3057181)
High Nessus Plugin ID 83416
SynopsisThe remote host is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host has a version of Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, SharePoint Server, SharePoint Foundation Server, or Microsoft Office Web Apps installed that is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities due to improper handling of objects in memory. A remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities by convincing a user to open a specially crafted file, resulting in execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Office 2007, Office 2010, Office 2013, Word 2010, Word 2013, Excel 2010, Excel 2013, PowerPoint 2010, PowerPoint 2013, PowerPoint Viewer, SharePoint Server Foundation 2010, SharePoint Server 2013, and Office Web Apps.