Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Installed (credentialed check)

info Nessus Plugin ID 93232
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A compatibility application is installed on the remote host.


Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack, used to enable older versions of Microsoft Office applications to view and edit files created with newer versions of Microsoft Office applications, is installed on the remote Windows host.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Info

ID: 93232

File Name: microsoft_office_compatibility_pack_installed.nbin

Version: 1.50

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 8/30/2016

Updated: 7/22/2021

Dependencies: office_installed.nasl

Asset Inventory: true

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office_compatibility_pack

Required KB Items: SMB/Office/ProductPath/Enumerated

Reference Information

IAVT: 0001-T-0663