|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0847|
|Date Published:||10 Jul 2019|
|Last Updated:||24 Jul 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Office 2007|
Microsoft Office 2010
Microsoft Office 2013
Microsoft Office 2016
|Vulnerability Description||A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Microsoft Office. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by supplying a maliciously crafted OLE file to the affected target.|
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 Remote Code Execution (CVE-2018-0798)