SolarWinds Orion Pepco32c ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3483|
|Source:||Security Focus Advisory 62585|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Gigasoft ProEssentials v5 Pro 22.214.171.124
A heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in SolarWinds Orion Server and Application Monitor.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient bounds checking on the PEstrarg1 parameter of the Pepco32c control. The application copies the parameter into a fixed size buffer, which can be overflowed. The vulnerable ActiveX control is part of the Gigasoft ProEssentials library embedded in SolarWinds Orion to provide charting functionality.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, 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 SolarWinds Orion Pepco32c ActiveX Control 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: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: SolarWinds Orion Pepco32c ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow