Vulnerability identifier: #VU59477
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing Microsoft Excel files. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted Excel document, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.
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Vulnerable software versions
Microsoft Office: 2013 - 2019 for Mac
Microsoft Excel: 2013 - 2016
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?