Microsoft has released the Microsoft Office 2008 for Mac 11.6.6 Update. (15 MB) This update requires the following six prior updates be installed first:
- Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.5 Update
- Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.4 Update
- Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.3 Update
- Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.2 Update
- Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.1 Update
- Office 2004 for Mac 11.6.0 Update
According to the update’s description it only addresses one new security issue.
The security issue addressed (MS11-096) corrects a remote code execution vulnerability across both Windows and Mac versions of Office. It does not state, however, whether Macs are indeed vulnerable to these attacks.
Users should quit all Office applications and web browsers prior to updating. This update should also be available via the Microsoft AutoUpdate application within one day. Select Check for Updates from the Help menu. It is also available for immediate download.