HP Operations Agent Opcode 0x34 Stack Buffer Overflow (CVE-2012-2019)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-385|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
HP Operations Agent prior to 11.03.12
A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in HP Operations Agent.
The vulnerability is due to a bound checking error when processing requests containing certain opcodes. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted request to the server. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to execute non-privileged code in on the target server.
This protection will detect and block malicious HTTP requests sent to the server.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the HP Operations Agent Opcode 0x34 Stack Buffer Overflow protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: HP Products Protection Violation
Attack Information: HP Operations Agent Opcode 0x34 stack buffer overflow