Microsoft Outlook is crashing worldwide

Microsoft Outlook is immediately crashing worldwide when users start the application, with 0xc0000005 errors displayed in the Windows Event Viewer.

These crashes started occurring over the last hour, and reports are flooding in from users all over the world.

Users who examined their Application event logs will see an error log stating that the OUTLOOK.EXE program has crashed with an exception code 0xc0000005.

The Microsoft 365 Status Twitter account has tweeted that this is being caused by new update and that they are investigating the issue.

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