|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0394|
|Date Published:||21 Mar 2019|
|Last Updated:||25 Sep 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Google Chrome below version 72.0.3626.121|
|Vulnerability Description||A use after free vulnerability exists in Google Chrome FileReader API. 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: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Google Chrome FileReader API Use After Free (CVE-2019-5786)