Threat Encyclopedia

MS.Office.RTF.Email.OLE.Information.Disclosure

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure Vulnerability in Microsoft Outlook email client.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted RTF based email. A remote attacker could exploit this to disclose sensitive information within the context of the application, via a crafted email.

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Microsoft Outlook

Impact

Information Disclosure: Remote attackers can gain sensitive information from vulnerable systems.

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Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2018-0950

CVE References

CVE-2018-0950