HP Database Archiving Software GIOP Parsing Buffer Overflow (CVE-2011-4164)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-365|
|Source:||HP Advisory 2011-12-22|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
HP Database Archiving Software v6.31
A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in HP Database Archiving Software.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient boundary checking. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted packet to the target server. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to 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 HP Database Archiving Software GIOP Parsing 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 Database Archiving Software GIOP Parsing Buffer Overflow