|Category:||Mac OS X Local Security Checks|
|Title:||Microsoft Office Multiple Vulnerabilities-December18 (Mac OS X)|
|Summary:||This host is missing an important security; update for Microsoft Office 2016/2019 on Mac OSX according to Microsoft security; update December 2018|
This host is missing an important security
update for Microsoft Office 2016/2019 on Mac OSX according to Microsoft security
update December 2018
Multiple flaws exist due to:
- An error in Microsoft Excel because it fails to properly handle objects in memory.
- An error when Microsoft Excel software reads out of bound memory due to an
- An error in Microsoft PowerPoint because it fails to properly handle objects in memory.
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker
who successfully exploited the vulnerability to execute arbitrary code and obtain
information that could be useful for further exploitation.
- Microsoft Office 2016 on Mac OS X
- Microsoft Office 2019 on Mac OS X
Upgrade to Microsoft Office 2016 version
16.16.5 (Build 18120801) or Microsoft Office 2019 version 16.20.0 (Build 18120801)
or later. Please see the references for more information.
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-8597|
BugTraq ID: 106100
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-8627
BugTraq ID: 106120
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2018-8628
BugTraq ID: 106104
|Copyright||Copyright (C) 2018 Greenbone Networks GmbH|
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