Internet Explorer OnMove Use After Free Remote Code Execution (MS12-063; CVE-2012-1529)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-604|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS12-063|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 9
A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer.
Apply patches from: MS12-063
The vulnerability is due to an error in the way Internet Explorer accesses an object in memory that has not been correctly initialized or has been deleted. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing the victim to open a specially crafted web page. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target.
This protection will detect and block attempts to open a specially crafted HTML file.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Internet Explorer OnMove Use After Free Remote Code Execution (MS12-063) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Internet Explorer OnMove Use After Free Remote Code Execution (MS12-063)