HP Data Protector Express Multiple Opcodes Parsing Stack Buffer Overflow (CVE-2012-0121)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-378|
|Source:||HP Advisory 02746|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
HP Data Protector Express 5.0.00 prior to and including build 59287
HP Data Protector Express 6.0.00 prior to and including build 11974
A stack buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in HP Data Protector.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of incoming packets with various opcodes. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted sequence of messages to the target service. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target.
This protection will detect and block the transferring of specially crafted packets.
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 Data Protector Express Multiple Opcodes Parsing 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 Data Protector Express Multiple Opcodes Parsing Stack Buffer Overflow