|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1190|
|Date Published:||31 Mar 2014|
|Last Updated:||31 Mar 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Xml Core Services. The vulnerability is due to the way that Microsoft XML Core Services handles nested tags. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.|
This protection will detect and block 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, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft XML Core Services Nested Tag - Ver2