|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0195|
|Date Published:||14 Mar 2017|
|Last Updated:||7 May 2017|
|Source:||Microsoft Security Bulletin MS17-007|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Edge on Windows 10|
Windows Server 2016 for x64-based Systems
|Vulnerability Description||A use-after-free vulnerability exists in Microsoft Edge. This vulnerability is due to an error while handling objects in memory when processing HTML and script code. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing the target user to open a specially crafted web page.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS17-007|
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: Microsoft Scripting Engine Memory Corruption (MS17-007: CVE-2017-0070)