Microsoft Office Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Feb20 (Mac OS X)

Published: 2020-02-13 07:03:53
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Detection Type:

This host is missing a critical security update for Microsoft Office 2016 and Office 2019 on Mac OSX according to Microsoft security update February 2020

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw exist due to Microsoft Excel fails to properly handle objects in memory.

Successful exploitation will allow an attacker to run arbitrary code in the context of the current user.

Affected Versions:
- Microsoft Office 2016 and Office 2019 on Mac OS X

Upgrade to version 16.16.19 for Microsoft Office 2016 and to version 16.34 for Office 2019. Please see the references for more information.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)


CVSS Score

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