Symantec Web Gateway 22.214.171.124 Arbitrary PHP File Upload (CVE-2012-0299)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-824|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Symantec Web Gateway 5.0.x before 5.0.3
An arbitrary code execution vulnerability has been reported in the management GUI in Symantec Web Gateway.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the way the Symantec Web Gateway interface filters user input. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted file to the target. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to inject and execute arbitrary code on the target.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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 Symantec Web Gateway 126.96.36.199 Arbitrary PHP File Upload 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: Web Server Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Symantec Web Gateway 188.8.131.52 Arbitrary PHP File Upload