Intrusion Prevention

MS.Windows.EMF.Record.Information.Disclosure

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Information Disclosure vulnerability in Microsoft Windows.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted EMF file. A remote attacker can exploit this to gain unauthorized access to sensitive information, via a craft EMF file.

Affected Products

Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server 2016

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://technet.microsoft.com/security/bulletin/MS17-013

CVE References

CVE-2017-0038