MS13-025 - Vulnerability in Microsoft OneNote Could Allow Information Disclosure (2816264)

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Details
Vulnerability name/brief description MS13-025 - Vulnerability in Microsoft OneNote Could Allow Information Disclosure (2816264)
CVE/CAN name
Vendor threat level Important
SophosLabs threat level Medium
Solution MS13-025
Vendor description This security update resolves a privately reported vulnerability in Microsoft OneNote. The vulnerability could allow information disclosure if an attacker convinces a user to open a specially crafted OneNote file.
SophosLabs comments As this vulnerability was privately disclosed through secured channels, the impact of this vulnerability will largely be mitigated.
SophosLabs testing result No SophosLabs testing result found
Currently known exploits No currently known exploits found
First sample seen No samples found
Discovery date 12 Mar 2013
Affected software Microsoft OneNote 2010 Service Pack 1 (32-bit editions)
Microsoft OneNote 2010 Service Pack 1 (64-bit editions)
References
Credits
  • MAPP
Revisions
  • March 12, 2013 - Initial analysis written

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