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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.902912
Category:Mac OS X Local Security Checks
Title:Microsoft Office Word Remote Code Execution Vulnerability-2680352 (Mac OS X)
Summary:This host is missing a critical security update according to; Microsoft Bulletin MS12-029.
Description:Summary:
This host is missing a critical security update according to
Microsoft Bulletin MS12-029.

Vulnerability Insight:
The flaw is due to an error when parsing Rich Text Format (RTF) data
and can be exploited to corrupt memory.

Vulnerability Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code by
tricking a user into opening a specially crafted word document.

Affected Software/OS:
- Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac

- Microsoft Office 2011 for Mac

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

CVSS Score:
9.3

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

Cross-Ref: BugTraq ID: 53344
Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2012-0183
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53344
Cert/CC Advisory: TA12-129A
http://www.us-cert.gov/cas/techalerts/TA12-129A.html
Microsoft Security Bulletin: MS12-029
https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/security-updates/securitybulletins/2012/ms12-029
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15327
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027035
http://secunia.com/advisories/49111
XForce ISS Database: microsoft-office-rtf-code-execution(75122)
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/75122
CopyrightCopyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH

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