#VU54832 Security features bypass


Published: 2021-07-13

Vulnerability identifier: #VU54832

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-34469

CWE-ID: CWE-254

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Microsoft Office
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications

Vendor: Microsoft

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authentication process.

The vulnerability exists due to security feature bypass issue in Microsoft Office. A remote attacker can gain elevated privileges on the target system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Microsoft Office: 2013 - 2019


CPE

External links
http://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2021-34469


Q & A

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Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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