|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-1183|
|Date Published:||13 Oct 2015|
|Last Updated:||11 Jul 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft SharePoint Server 2007|
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010
Microsoft SharePoint Server 2013
Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010
Microsoft Office Web Apps 2013
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office. The vulnerability is due to an error in the way Microsoft Office improperly handles objects in memory while parsing specially crafted files. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted file.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS15-110|
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 Office Memory Corruption (MS15-110: CVE-2015-2558)