A vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft PowerPoint, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error when processing certain index values inside OutlineTextRefAtom atoms. This may result in access to an invalid object in memory when parsing a specially crafted PowerPoint file.
Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.
NOTE: According to Microsoft, the vulnerability is currently being actively exploited.
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Subject: Microsoft PowerPoint OutlineTextRefAtom Parsing Vulnerability
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