|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0833|
|Date Published:||11 Oct 2016|
|Last Updated:||14 May 2017|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-118|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Internet Explorer 11.|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Internet Explorer. The vulnerability is due to the way Internet Explorer accesses objects in memory. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a specially crafted website.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS16-118|
This protection detects 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: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Browser Memory Corruption (MS16-118: CVE-2016-3331)