|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-0022|
|Date Published:||10 Jan 2018|
|Last Updated:||9 Jan 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Microsoft Office 2007 and above|
|Vulnerability Description||A data leakage vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing the target user to open a specially crafted Office file. Successful results in leakage of the affected user's password.|
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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Office subDoc NTLMv2 Phishing