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HP Application Lifecycle Management ActiveX Control Insecure Method Exposure

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Check Point Reference: CPAI-2012-609
Date Published:
Severity:
Source: ZDI-12-170
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R75
Who is Vulnerable?
HP Lifecycle Management ActiveX All versions
Vulnerability Description
An insecure method exposure vulnerability has been reported in HP Application Lifecycle Management ActiveX control.
Vulnerability Details
The vulnerability is due to using the node parameter as a pointer to a function pointer when handling a certain method. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a specially crafted web page. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution.

Protection Overview
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.

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?

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the HP Application Lifecycle Management ActiveX Control Insecure Method Exposure protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. 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 Application Lifecycle Management ActiveX Control Insecure Method Exposure