#VU62096 Code Injection


Published: 2022-04-12

Vulnerability identifier: #VU62096

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-24473

CWE-ID: CWE-94

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Microsoft Office
Client/Desktop applications / Office applications
Microsoft Office LTSC 2021
Other software / Other software solutions
Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software

Vendor: Microsoft

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation in Microsoft Excel. A remote attacker can execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Microsoft Office: 2019 for Mac

Microsoft Office LTSC 2021: 32 bit editions - 2021 for Mac

Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise: 32-bit Systems - 64-bit Systems


CPE

External links
http://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2022-24473


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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