|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0087|
|Date Published:||14 Mar 2017|
|Last Updated:||24 Sep 2017|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-006|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Edge . |
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 10
|Vulnerability Description||A website spoofing vulnerability exists in Microsoft Internet Explorer and Edge. This vulnerability is due to improper access restrictions in the ms-appx-web protocol when accessing the Blocksite.htm resource. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by redirecting the user to a specially crafted website.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS17-006|
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 Spoofing (MS17-006: CVE-2017-0033)