MS16-121: Security Update for Microsoft Office (3194063) (Mac OS X)
High Nessus Plugin ID 94015
SynopsisAn application installed on the remote Mac OS X host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of Microsoft Office installed on the remote Mac OS X host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to improper handling of RTF files. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this by convincing a user to open a specially crafted Office file, resulting in the execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Microsoft Office for Mac 2011, Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac, Microsoft Word for Mac 2011, and Microsoft Word 2016 for Mac