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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.817463
Category:Windows : Microsoft Bulletins
Title:Microsoft Word 2016 Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability(KB4486679)
Summary:This host is missing an important security; update according to Microsoft KB4486679
Description:Summary:
This host is missing an important security
update according to Microsoft KB4486679

Vulnerability Insight:
A security feature bypass vulnerability exists
in Microsoft Word software when it fails to properly handle .LNK files.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation will allow an attacker
to perform actions in the security context of the current user.

Affected Software/OS:
Microsoft Word 2016.

Solution:
The vendor has released updates. Please see
the references for more information.

CVSS Score:
6.8

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2020-16933
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