ABB Multiple Products RobNetScanHost.exe Stack Buffer Overflow (CVE-2012-0245)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-318|
|Source:||ABB Security Advisory|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
ABB ABB Interlink Module 4.6 through 4.9
ABB IRC5 OPC Server 5.14.01 and prior
ABB PC SDK 5.14.01 and prior
ABB PickMaster 3 3.3 and prior
ABB PickMaster 5 5.13 and prior
ABB Robot Communications Runtime 5.14.01 and prior
ABB RobotStudio 5.14.01 and prior
ABB RobView 5 all
ABB WebWare SDK 4.6 through 4.9
ABB WebWare Server 4.6 through 4.91
A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in multiple ABB products.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient data validation by the RobNetScanHost.exe service when processing certain robot availability announcements. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending specially crafted packets to an affected service. Successful exploitation could result in a denial of service condition or arbitrary code execution on the targeted system.
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 ABB Multiple Products RobNetScanHost.exe 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: SCADA Protection Violation
Attack Information: ABB Multiple Products RobNetScanHost.exe Stack Buffer Overflow