Microsoft Windows RAS Manager Registry Corruption (CVE-2006-2371)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3475|
|Source:||Secunia Advisory SA20630|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP
Microsoft Windows Server 2003
A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Routing and Remote Access Service.
The flaw is caused by improper boundary checking of user-supplied data to the Routing and Remote Access service. A remote attacker may leverage this vulnerability by sending a crafted request to the problematic service, resulting in possible injection and execution of arbitrary code on the target system with the privileges of the System user.
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 Microsoft Windows RAS Manager Registry Corruption 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: Microsoft Windows RAS Manager Registry Corruption