|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0419|
|Date Published:||16 May 2017|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 16 May, 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Windows Vista|
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows RT 8.1
Windows Server 2016
|Vulnerability Description||An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the SMBv1 component of Microsoft Windows SMB server. The vulnerability is due to improper handling of SMBv1 requests. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending crafted SMBv1 messages to a target server. Successful exploitation could result in the disclosure of sensitive information from the target server.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS17-010|
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: Windows SMB Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Windows SMB Remote Code Execution (MS17-010: CVE-2017-0148)