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Category:   Application (E-mail Client)  >   Microsoft Outlook Vendors:   Microsoft
Microsoft Outlook File Processing Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1040368
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1040368
CVE Reference:   CVE-2018-0852   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Feb 13 2018
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 2007 SP3, 2013 RT SP1, 2010 SP2, 2013 SP1, 2016, 2016 Click-to-Run (C2R)
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Microsoft Outlook. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted file that, when loaded by the target user via Microsoft Outlook, will trigger an object memory handling error and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Nicolas Joly of Microsoft Corporation reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can create a file that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

The Microsoft advisories are available at:

https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0852
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=93de91b2-3c21-4b41-bc87-b34d0e1beb4a
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=f44f185f-79b4-4cb3-b4e4-e708441017a9
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=3220611c-8669-4f34-a2ad-76dc0b43d5ce
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=5668c537-66dd-4d69-bc8d-0c6e4c755a5d
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=381b5319-c820-472a-8928-a5beef52b62a
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=26812cfd-7c6a-40a0-a6f0-5a4376a931b9
https://www.microsoft.com/downloads/details.aspx?familyid=734d6c5d-c1f5-4f58-a7c4-dcd8da6c33ac

Vendor URL:  portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0852 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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