|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2021-1282|
|Date Published:||20 Sep 2022|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 28 February, 2023|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Microsoft Visual Studio Code|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Visual Studio Code. 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: Windows SMB Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Visual Studio Code Remote Code Execution (CVE-2021-27084)