Endpoint Vulnerability

Microsoft Office Information Disclosure Vulnerability

Description

An information disclosure vulnerability exists when Microsoft Office improperly discloses the contents of its memory. An attacker who exploited the vulnerability could use the information to compromise the user s computer or data. To exploit the vulnerability, an attacker could craft a special document file and then convince the user to open it. An attacker must know the memory address location where the object was created. The update addresses the vulnerability by changing the way certain functions handle objects in memory.

Affected Products

Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions),Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (64-bit editions),Microsoft Word 2007 Service Pack 3,Word Automation Services on Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 2,Word Automation Services on Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013 Service Pack 1,Microsoft Office Word Viewer,Microsoft Office Web Apps 2013 Service Pack 1,Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 Service Pack 2,Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 3,Microsoft Word 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions)

References

CVE-2016-3234,