|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-1229|
|Date Published:||5 Sep 2023|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 05 September, 2023|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Apple Mac OS X version 10.11.3 and prior|
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability exists in Apple Mac OS X. 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: Apple Mac OS X Memory Corruption (CVE-2016-1768)