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Check Point Advisories

Microsoft Edge Spoofing (MS17-007: CVE-2017-0069)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2017-0165
Date Published: 14 Mar 2017
Severity: High
Last Updated: 14 Mar 2017
Source: Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-007
Industry Reference:CVE-2017-0069
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R76, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 for 32-bit Systems
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 for x64-based Systems
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Version 1511 for 32-bit Systems
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Version 1511 for x64-based Systems
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Version 1607 for 32-bit Systems
Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Version 1607 for x64-based Systems
Windows Server 2016 on Windows Server 2016 for x64-based Systems
Vulnerability Description A spoofing vulnerability exists in Microsoft Edge. The vulnerability is due to improper parsing of HTTP content. A remote attacker could trick a user by redirecting them to a specially crafted website which could spoof content or be used as a pivot to chain an attack with other vulnerabilities in web services.
Update/Patch AvaliableApply patches from: MS17-007

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R76 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Microsoft Edge Spoofing (MS17-007: CVE-2017-0069) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  Microsoft Edge Spoofing (MS17-007: CVE-2017-0069)