|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-1063|
|Date Published:||1 Dec 2016|
|Last Updated:||3 Oct 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Firefox 49|
Firefox ESR 45.5.1
|Vulnerability Description||A Use-After-Free vulnerability exists in SVG Animation. An exploit based on this vulnerability is targeting Firefox and Tor Browser users on Windows. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing the user to access a malicious website.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Firefox SVG Animation Remote Code Execution