MS15-110: Security Updates for Microsoft Office to Address Remote Code Execution (3096440) (Mac OS X)
High Nessus Plugin ID 86382
SynopsisAn application installed on the remote Mac OS X host is affected by multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote Mac OS X host has a version of Microsoft Office 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 in Microsoft Office, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.
SolutionMicrosoft has released patches for Office for Mac 2011 and for Office 2016 for Mac.