|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0237|
|Date Published:||10 Mar 2015|
|Last Updated:||21 May 2017|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS15-030|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Windows 7|
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 8 and Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2
Server Core installation
|Vulnerability Description||A denial of service vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP). The vulnerability is caused when RDP does not properly handle objects in memory. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by exhausting the system memory by creating multiple RDP sessions.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS15-030|
This protection will detect and block 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: RDP Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Protocol Denial of Service (MS15-030)