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Microsoft Office: CVE-2017-8508: Microsoft Outlook Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability

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Microsoft Office: CVE-2017-8508: Microsoft Outlook Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability

Severity
4
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
Published
06/15/2017
Created
06/27/2023
Added
06/20/2023
Modified
06/20/2023

Description

A security feature bypass vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office software when it improperly handles the parsing of file formats, aka "Microsoft Office Security Feature Bypass Vulnerability".

Solution(s)

  • microsoft-outlook_2016-kb3191932

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