|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-390|
|Date Published:||14 Oct 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| IBM Lotus iNotes 8.5.3 and prior |
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in IBM Lotus iNotes.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to a boundary error. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted web page. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code in the security context of the logged-on user.|
This protection will detect an block attempts to view a specially crafted web page.
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.
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the IBM Lotus iNotes dwa85W.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: IBM Protection Violation
Attack Information: IBM Lotus iNotes dwa85W.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow