|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-131|
|Date Published:||10 Apr 2012|
|Last Updated:||23 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer. The vulnerability is due to an error in an ActiveX control. To trigger this issue, an attacker can create a malicious web page that initiates the vulnerable ActiveX control. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability allows execution of arbitrary code on the vulnerable system.|
This protection will detect and block the vulnerable ActiveX Control.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Killbit: C74190B6-8589-11d1-B16A-00C0F0283628 (MS12-027) was detected