ManageEngine DeviceExpert Directory Traversal
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-326|
|Source:||Metasploit Advisory 86|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
ManageEngine DeviceExpert 5.6
A directory traversal vulnerability has been reported in ManageEngine DeviceExpert 5.6.
The vulnerability is caused due to insufficient validation of a FileName request parameter. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted request to the targeted server. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker unauthorized access to the target ManageEngine DeviceExpert server.
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 ManageEngine DeviceExpert Directory Traversal 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: Application Servers Protection Violation
Attack Information: ManageEngine DeviceExpert Directory Traversal