|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2009-137|
|Date Published:||15 Jul 2009|
|Last Updated:||15 Jul 2009|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||Win32.Apptom creates and downloads malicious files on the victim's machine. It exploits a vulnerability in Microsoft Office PowerPoint to spread.|
By enabling this protection, IPS will detect and block the malware based on predefined signatures.
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: Malware Traffic.
Attack Information: Trojan: Win32.Apptom