66296 : Microsoft Outlook SMB Attachment Handling Arbitrary Program Execution
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2010-07-13

Description

Microsoft Office Outlook contains a flaw related to a failure to verify e-mail attachments properly. The issue is triggered when the program allows attachments to link to files other than what they appear to be. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to use a crafted message to execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access, Context Dependent
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Integrity
Solution: Patch / RCS
Exploit: Exploit Commercial
Disclosure: Vendor Verified

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, Microsoft has released a patch to address this vulnerability. Check the vendor advisory or solution in the references section.

Products

Microsoft Corporation
Outlook
2002 SP3
2003 SP3
2007 SP1
2007 SP2

References

Tools & Filters

47713

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 9.3
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2010-07-15 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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