|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2008-0453|
|Date Published:||1 Oct 2020|
|Last Updated:||1 Oct 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Mozilla Firefox prior to 126.96.36.199|
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability exists in Mozilla Firefox. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by persuading the target user to open a malicious webpage. Successful attacks could allow for arbitrary code injection and execution with the privileges of the currently logged on 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: Mozilla Firefox Remote Code Execution (CVE-2008-1236)