|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2022-0006|
|Date Published:||11 Jan 2022|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 11 January, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Windows 11 for x64-based Systems|
Windows 11 for ARM64-based Systems
|Vulnerability Description||An elevation of privilege vulnerability exists in Microsoft Windows. 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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Win32k Elevation of Privilege (CVE-2022-21887)