Mails are spoofed in Office 365 or in an Exchange Server 2013 environment

Applies to: Exchange Server 2013 EnterpriseExchange Server 2013 Standard Edition

Symptoms


When this issue occurs, a user can resend you an email as an original sender unexpectedly, although the user is not assigned the "Send As" or "Send on Behalf of" permission. This issue occurs when the user is in online mode in Microsoft Outlook.

Cause


This issue occurs because of a designed logic.

Resolution


To resolve this issue, install the following cumulative update:

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

More Information


For more information about cached Exchange mode and online mode, see Choose between Cached Exchange Mode and Online Mode for Outlook 2013.