Security Updates for Outlook (January 2018)
High Nessus Plugin ID 105699
SynopsisThe version of Outlook installed on the remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of Microsoft Outlook installed on the remote host is missing a security update. It is, therefore, affected by a remote code execution vulnerability in the way that Microsoft Outlook parses specially crafted email messages. An attacker who successfully exploited the vulnerability could take control of an affected system, then install programs; view, change, or delete data; or create new accounts with full user rights.
SolutionMicrosoft has released a set of patches for Outlook 2007, 2010, 2013, and 2016.