|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0500|
|Date Published:||21 Apr 2015|
|Last Updated:||13 Apr 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Microsoft Windows OS|
|Vulnerability Description||A privilege escalation vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Windows. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the affected system.|
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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Windows System CallBack Privilege Escalation (CVE-2015-1701)