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Sybase Multiple Products Directory Traversal (CVE-2011-2474)


Check Point Reference: CPAI-2013-3630
Date Published:
Source: metasploit
Industry Reference(s): CVE-2011-2474
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R75
Who is Vulnerable?
Sybase EAserver 6.3.1 Developers Edition
Sybase Appeon 6.x
Sybase EAServer 6.x
Sybase Replication Server 15.x Messaging Edition
Sybase WorkSpace 2.x
Vulnerability Description
A directory traversal vulnerability has been reported in multiple Sybase products.
Vulnerability Details
The vulnerability is due to unpermitted input validation in files systems. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a malicious HTTP request to the victim. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to gain access to arbitrary files.

Protection Overview
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
No update is required to address this vulnerability. Users are protected against this vulnerability if the Web Servers Malicious URL Directory Traversal protection found in the Protection section of CPAI-2013-2749 has been applied.

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?

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Web Servers Malicious URL Directory Traversal protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. 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: Web Servers Malicious URL Directory Traversal