|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-0883|
|Date Published:||11 Feb 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Internet Explorer 11|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer. The vulnerability is due to an error in the way Internet Explorer accesses an object in memory. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to view a specially crafted website with an affected version of Internet Explorer. Successful exploitation may cause memory corruption in a way that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS14-010|
This protection will detect and block attempts to open a malicious HTML file.
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: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Microsoft Internet Explorer Memory Corruption (MS14-010; CVE-2014-0290)