|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1055|
|Date Published:||13 Nov 2018|
|Last Updated:||13 Nov 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 Service Pack 2|
Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions)
Microsoft Office 2010 Service Pack 2 (64-bit editions)
Microsoft Office Web Apps 2010 Service Pack 2
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Word. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.|
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 Word Remote Code Execution (CVE-2018-8539)