|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0536|
|Date Published:||12 May 2015|
|Last Updated:||26 Jul 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Internet Explorer 7|
Internet Explorer 8
Internet Explorer 9
Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 11
|Vulnerability Description||An information disclosure vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Internet Explorer, The vulnerability is due to an improper restriction of access to the clipboard of a user who visits a website. 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 Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS15-043|
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.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Internet Explorer Clipboard Information Disclosure (MS15-043: CVE-2015-1692)