Novell File Reporter VOL Tag Stack Buffer Overflow
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-655|
|Source:||Secunia Advisory SA45071|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Novell File Reporter All versions
A stack buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Novell File Reporter Agent.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of a certain XML tag. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted request to the target. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution.
This protection will detect and block malicious HTTP and HTTPS requests.
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 Novell File Reporter VOL Tag 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: Web Server Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Novell File Reporter VOL Tag Stack Buffer Overflow