|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-1163|
|Date Published:||15 Sep 2019|
|Last Updated:||15 Sep 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Internet Explorer 9|
Internet Explorer 10
Internet Explorer 11
|Vulnerability Description||A use after free vulnerability exists in VBScript engine. The vulnerability is due to the way the VBScript engine handles objects in memory. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could lead to execution of arbitrary code in the context of the current user.|
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: VBScript Engine Remote Code Execution (CVE-2019-1208)