|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0084|
|Date Published:||31 Jan 2019|
|Last Updated:||31 Jan 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Microsoft Device Metadata Authoring Wizard|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Device Metadata Authoring Wizard. 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 Device Metadata Authoring Wizard Remote Code Execution