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Category:Mac OS X Local Security Checks
Title:Microsoft Office Remote Code Execution Vulnerability-Apr18 (Mac OS X)
Summary:This host is missing an important security; update for Microsoft Office 2016 on Mac OSX according to Microsoft security; update April 2018
This host is missing an important security
update for Microsoft Office 2016 on Mac OSX according to Microsoft security
update April 2018

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw exists because Microsoft Excel fails to
properly handle objects in memory.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow attackers
to run arbitrary code in the context of the current user. If the current user
is logged on with administrative user rights, an attacker could take control
of the affected system.

Affected Software/OS:
Microsoft Office 2016 on Mac OS X.

Upgrade to Microsoft Office 2016 version
16.12.0 (Build 18041000) or later. Please see the references for more information.

CVSS Score:

CVSS Vector:

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 103617
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-1029
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