Check Point Advisories

Microsoft Internet Explorer Resource Information Disclosure (MS14-052; CVE-2013-7331)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-1943
Date Published: 30 Oct 2014
Severity: High
Last Updated: 28 Mar 2017
Source: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS14-052
Industry Reference:CVE-2013-7331
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R76, R75, R71, R70

Who is Vulnerable? Internet Explorer 6
Internet Explorer 7
Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 9
Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 11
Vulnerability Description An information disclosure vulnerability exists in Internet Explorer. This vulnerability is caused when the XMLDOM ActiveX control allows local resources to be enumerated. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a user to open a specially crafted web-page with an affected version of Internet Explorer.
Update/Patch AvaliableApply patches from: MS14-052

Protection Overview

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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R76 / R75 / R71 / R70

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Microsoft Internet Explorer Resource Information Disclosure (MS14-052) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  Microsoft Internet Explorer Resource Information Disclosure (MS14-052)

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