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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2001-1088

Microsoft Outlook 8.5 and earlier, and Outlook Express 5 and earlier, with the "Automatically put people I reply to in my address book" option enabled, do not notify the user when the "Reply-To" address is different than the "From" address, which could allow an untrusted remote attacker to spoof legitimate addresses and intercept email from the client that is intended for another user.
Publish Date : 2001-06-05 Last Update Date : 2017-10-10
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2001-1088

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Microsoft Outlook 97 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Microsoft Outlook 98 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Microsoft Outlook 2000 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.27.3110 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.72.2106 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.72.3120.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 4.72.3612 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application Microsoft Outlook Express 5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Microsoft Outlook 3
Microsoft Outlook Express 8

- References For CVE-2001-1088
XF outlook-address-book-spoofing(6655)
BID 2823 Microsoft Outlook Express Address Book Spoofing Vulnerability Release Date:2001-06-05;EN-US;q234241 CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20010605 SECURITY.NNOV: Outlook Express address book spoofing

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2001-1088

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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