|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2023-0144|
|Date Published:||17 Mar 2023|
|Last Updated:||Wednesday 17 May, 2023|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsoft Office LTSC 2021 for 32-bit editions|
Microsoft Outlook 2016 (32-bit edition)
Microsoft Office LTSC 2021 for 64-bit editions
Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise for 64-bit Systems
Microsoft Office 2019 for 64-bit editions
Microsoft 365 Apps for Enterprise for 32-bit Systems
Microsoft Office 2019 for 32-bit editions
Microsoft Outlook 2013 Service Pack 1 (64-bit editions)
Microsoft Outlook 2013 RT Service Pack 1
Microsoft Outlook 2013 Service Pack 1 (32-bit editions)
Microsoft Outlook 2016 (64-bit edition)
|Vulnerability Description||A privilege escalation vulnerability exists in Microsoft Outlook. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to 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 Outlook Privilege Escalation (CVE-2023-23397)