|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-237|
|Date Published:||23 Jul 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 |
Microsoft Internet Explorer 7
Microsoft Internet Explorer 8
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9
|Vulnerability Description||An information disclosure vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to insufficient data validation by Internet Explorer during copy and paste operations between iframe elements. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by convincing a user to copy content from a specially crated website and then paste the content into a target website. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to gain access to information in another domain or Internet Explorer zone.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to open specially crafted HTML documents.
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.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Microsoft Internet Explorer Copy And Paste Information Disclosure (MS12-010)