|Category:||Mac OS X Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Microsoft Lync Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability (MAC OS X)|
|Summary:||This host is missing an important security; update according to Microsoft advisory.|
This host is missing an important security
update according to Microsoft advisory.
The flaw exists due to an insufficient
sanitization of crafted messages.
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker
cause a targeted Lync for Mac 2011 user's system to browse to an attacker-specified
website or automatically download file types on the operating system's safe file
Microsoft Lync for Mac 2011
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure
of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer
release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-8474|
BugTraq ID: 105268
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
|This is only one of 71225 vulnerability tests in our test suite. Find out more about running a complete security audit.|
To run a free test of this vulnerability against your system, register below.