Check Point Reference:CPAI-2012-1133
Date Published: 16 Dec 2012
Severity: Critical
Last Updated:
Protection Provided by:

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Who is Vulnerable? D-Link Systems DIR-605L Firmware version 1.13 and prior
Vulnerability Description A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in D-Link DIR-605L routers.
Vulnerability DetailsThe vulnerability is due to failure to check the size of certain parameters in POST requests. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a malicious POST request to the vulnerable router. Successful exploitation would allow the attacker to take complete control of the target.

Protection Overview

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.

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the D-Link Wireless Router CAPTCHA Data Processing Buffer Overflow protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Server Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: D-Link Wireless Router CAPTCHA Data Processing Buffer Overflow