Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.Graphics.Component.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Information Disclosure vulnerability in the Microsoft Windows Graphics Device Interface component.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software attempts to handle maliciously crafted graphics files. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information, leading to further attacks.

Affected Products

Microsoft Live Meeting Console 2007
Microsoft Lync 2010
Microsoft Lync Basic 2013 Service Pack 1
Microsoft Lync 2013 Service Pack 1
Microsoft Lync 2010 Attendee
Microsoft Office 2013
Microsoft Office 2007 Service Pack 3
Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2
Microsoft Office Word Viewer .
Microsoft Skype for Business Basic 2016
Microsoft Skype for Business 2016
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows Server 2016
Microsoft Windows Server 2008
Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://portal.msrc.microsoft.com/en-US/security-guidance/advisory/CVE-2017-8676

CVE References

CVE-2017-8676