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Mail-enabled public folder accepts email messages from unauthorized users in an Exchange Server 2013 environment

Consider the following scenario:
  • You have a mail-enabled public folder in a Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 environment.
  • You remove the Default and Anonymous permissions of the public folder.
  • An unauthorized user sends an email message to the public folder.
In this scenario, the public folder accepts the email message unexpectedly.
To resolve this issue, install the following cumulative update:
2961810 Cumulative Update 6 for Exchange Server 2013

Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.
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Article ID: 2982763 - Last Review: 08/26/2014 16:25:00 - Revision: 1.0

Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Enterprise, Microsoft Exchange Server 2013 Standard

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