|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-1075|
|Date Published:||13 Dec 2016|
|Last Updated:||14 Jun 2017|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS16-148|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Publisher 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions)|
Microsoft Publisher 2010 Service Pack 2 (64-bit editions)
|Vulnerability Description||An Out-of-Bounds-Read 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 vulnerability by enticing a victim to open a specially crafted file that could grant an attacker remote code execution.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS16-148|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Office Memory Corruption (MS16-148: CVE-2016-7289)