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Microsoft Outlook Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Release Date:  2007-01-09    Last Update:  2007-01-15    Views:  20,126

Secunia Advisory SA23674

Where:

From remote

Impact:

DoS, System access

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

CVE Reference(s):

Description


Some vulnerabilities have been reported in Microsoft Outlook, which can be exploited by malicious people to cause a DoS (Denial of Service) or compromise a user's system.

1) An error within the processing of VEVENT records can be exploited to corrupt memory via a specially crafted .ICS (iCal) meeting request.

Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.

2) An error within the processing of e-mail header information can be exploited to crash the mail client via a specially crafted e-mail. In order to restore functionality, the malicious e-mail has to be removed manually from the mail server.

3) An error within the processing of Office Saved Searches (.oss) files can be exploited to corrupt memory by tricking a user into opening a specially crafted .oss file.

Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.


Solution:
Apply patches.

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Provided and/or discovered by:
1) Lurene Grenier, Sourcefire.
2) Reported by the vendor.
3) Stuart Pearson, Computer Terrorism.

Original Advisory:
MS07-003 (KB925938):
http://www.microsoft.com/technet/security/Bulletin/MS07-003.mspx

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

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