|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1940|
|Date Published:||11 Nov 2014|
|Last Updated:||7 Mar 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Windows Server 2003 |
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows RT and Windows RT 8.1
Windows Server Core installation
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Windows Object Linking and Embedding (OLE). The vulnerability is due to an improper access to memory objects by Internet Explorer. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing target users to view a specially crafted web-page.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS14-064|
This protection detects and blocks attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Windows OLE Automation Array Remote Code Execution (MS14-064)