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Category:   Application (E-mail Client)  >   Microsoft Outlook Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Office Outlook Object Memory Handling Flaw Lets Remote Users Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information from Memory on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1039010
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2017-8572   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 27 2017
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 2007 SP3, 2010 SP2, 2013 SP1, 2013 RT SP1, 2016, 2010 C2R, 2013 C2R, 2016 C2R
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Microsoft Office Outlook. A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted document file that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an object memory handling flaw and access memory contents on the target user's system.

Soroush Dalili from NCC Group and Aaron Grattafiori of Facebook, RedTeam, reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can obtain potentially sensitive information on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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