|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0162|
|Date Published:||14 Mar 2017|
|Last Updated:||2 Apr 2017|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-006|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Internet Explorer 9|
Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 11
|Vulnerability Description||Information disclosure vulnerabilities exists in Microsoft Internet Explorer. This vulnerability is due to improper handling of objects in memory. A successful exploitation could result in an out-of-bounds read and access to private user data.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS17-006|
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 Internet Explorer Information Disclosure (MS17-006: CVE-2017-0059)