|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1087|
|Date Published:||11 Mar 2014|
|Last Updated:||11 Mar 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Internet Explorer 9 |
Internet Explorer 10
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.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS14-012|
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 (MS14-012: CVE-2014-0298)