|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1406|
|Date Published:||5 Jun 2020|
|Last Updated:||Sunday 27 March, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Firefox ESR 60.2.2 and earlier|
Firefox 62.0.3. and earlier
|Vulnerability Description||A memory leak vulnerability exists in Mozilla Firefox JIT Compiler. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system or cause application crashes.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Mozilla Firefox JIT Compiler Memory Leak (CVE-2018-12387)