|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0051|
|Date Published:||16 Jan 2019|
|Last Updated:||17 Jan 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Microsoft Windows|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows. The vulnerability is due to improper processing of VCard files. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.|
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 Windows VCF Files Remote Code Execution