|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3693|
|Date Published:||22 Dec 2013|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Internet Explorer 10 |
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability exists in Microsoft Internet Explorer.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS13-080|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to an error while handling certain objects when processing HTML and script code. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to view crafted web content with a vulnerable version of Internet Explorer. A successful attack attempt may result in the execution of arbitrary code in the security context of the target user's browser.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Microsoft Internet Explorer runtimeStyle Handling Memory Corruption (MS13-080) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Microsoft Internet Explorer runtimeStyle Handling Memory Corruption (MS13-080)