|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0285|
|Date Published:||24 Feb 2019|
|Last Updated:||18 Mar 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Excel 2010 Service Pack 2 (32-bit editions) |
Microsoft Excel 2010 Service Pack 2 (64-bit editions)
Microsoft Excel 2013 RT Service Pack 1
Microsoft Excel 2013 Service Pack 1 (32-bit editions)
Microsoft Excel 2013 Service Pack 1 (64-bit editions)
Microsoft Excel 2016 (32-bit edition)
Microsoft Excel 2016 (64-bit edition)
Microsoft Excel 2016 Click-to-Run (C2R)
Microsoft Excel Viewer 2007 Service Pack 3
Microsoft Office 2016 for Mac
Microsoft Office Compatibility Pack Service Pack 3
|Vulnerability Description||An information disclosure vulnerability exists in Microsoft Excel. The vulnerability is due to a missing length verification in the parsing of workbook streams. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information.|
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 Excel Note Record Information Disclosure