|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-1809|
|Date Published:||9 May 2013|
|Last Updated:||18 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||An untrusted pointer dereference vulnerability has been reported in the ActiveX control for Novell GroupWise Client for Windows. The vulnerability is due to an error in the affected ActiveX control. A remote unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target to view a specially crafted webpage. A successful attack may result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the currently logged on user.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Novell GroupWise Client ActiveX gwmim1.ocx untrusted pointer dereference