|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0133|
|Date Published:||3 Feb 2015|
|Last Updated:||26 Dec 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Microsoft Internet Explorer 11|
|Vulnerability Description||A same-origin policy bypass vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a web page. Successful exploitation can result in the disclosure of information about other web pages opened by the user or stored in the browser cache.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to open a malicious web page.
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: Internet Explorer Same Origin Policy Bypass (CVE-2015-0072)