Microsoft Exchange Open Redirect

Microsoft Exchange suffers from an open redirect vulnerability.

MD5 | 50d79a092d794c779a0fa7f12fdb4853

[+] Credits: John Page (aka hyp3rlinx)    
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[+] ISR: Apparition Security


Microsoft Exchange Server

Vulnerability Type:
Open redirect

CVE Reference:

Security Issue:
Microsoft Exchange Server is vulnerable to Open redirect allowing attackers who either send a link or pop a web page in a new window
the possibility to trick victims to either click "Go back" or the "return to sharepoint link" that will then redirect users to arbitrary
web sites where attackers can then conduct phishing attacks or trick a user to download malicious executables etc.

Vulnerable: Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Cumulative Update 2
Microsoft Exchange Server 2016 Cumulative Update 1
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 SP1 0
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 13
Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Cumulative Update 12


1) access the URL (and login if need be)

2) click the link where says "Go back to the SharePoint site for now" and BOOM!

Network Access:


Disclosure Timeline:
Vendor Notification: December 22, 2015
Been fixed by MS a long time now...
March 27, 2018 : Public Disclosure

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