MS16-107: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3185852)

High Nessus Plugin ID 93481

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VPR Score: 7.4

Synopsis

An application installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The Microsoft Office application installed on the remote Windows host is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the the Click-to-Run (C2R) components due to improper handling of objects in memory. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a specially crafted application, to obtain sensitive information and thereby bypass the Address Space Layout Randomization (ASLR) security feature. (CVE-2016-0137)

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists due to Visual Basic macros improperly exporting a user's private key from the certificate store while saving a document.
An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by convincing a user to provide the saved document, to gain access to the user's private key. (CVE-2016-0141)

- Multiple remote code execution vulnerabilities exist in Microsoft Office software due to improper handling of objects in memory. A remote attacker can exploit these, by convincing a user to open a specially crafted Office file, to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user. (CVE-2016-3357, CVE-2016-3358, CVE-2016-3359, CVE-2016-3360, CVE-2016-3361, CVE-2016-3362, CVE-2016-3363, CVE-2016-3364, CVE-2016-3365, CVE-2016-3381)

- A spoofing vulnerability exists in Microsoft Outlook due to a failure to conform to RFC2046 and properly identify the end of a MIME attachment. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by convincing a user to open a specially crafted email attachment, to cause antivirus or antispam security features to fail. (CVE-2016-3366)

Solution

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office 2007, 2010, 2013, 2013 RT, and 2016; Microsoft Excel 2007, 2010, 2013, 2013 RT, and 2016; Microsoft PowerPoint 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2013 RT;
Microsoft Outlook 2007, 2010, 2013, 2013 RT, and 2016; Microsoft Visio 2016; Office Compatibility Pack; Excel Viewer; PowerPoint Viewer; Word Viewer; Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007, 2010, and 2013; Office Web Apps 2010 and 2013; and Office Online Server.

See Also

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/MS16-107

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 93481

File Name: smb_nt_ms16-107.nasl

Version: 1.7

Type: local

Agent: windows

Published: 2016/09/14

Updated: 2018/07/30

Dependencies: 13855, 27524, 57033, 74250, 84669

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

VPR Score: 7.4

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.3

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:microsoft:office, cpe:/a:microsoft:excel, cpe:/a:microsoft:visio, cpe:/a:microsoft:excel_viewer, cpe:/a:microsoft:word_viewer, cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint_viewer, cpe:/a:microsoft:powerpoint, cpe:/a:microsoft:outlook, cpe:/a:microsoft:office_web_apps, cpe:/a:microsoft:sharepoint_server, cpe:/a:microsoft:office_online_server

Required KB Items: SMB/MS_Bulletin_Checks/Possible

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/09/13

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/13

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-0137, CVE-2016-0141, CVE-2016-3357, CVE-2016-3358, CVE-2016-3359, CVE-2016-3360, CVE-2016-3361, CVE-2016-3362, CVE-2016-3363, CVE-2016-3364, CVE-2016-3365, CVE-2016-3366, CVE-2016-3381

BID: 92785, 92786, 92791, 92795, 92796, 92798, 92799, 92801, 92803, 92804, 92805, 92831, 92903