HP LoadRunner XDR Data Handling Heap Buffer Overflow (CVE-2013-4799)
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2948|
|Source:||HP Advisory c03862772|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
HP LoadRunner Prior to 11.52
A heap buffer overflow vulnerability exists in HP LoadRunner.
The vulnerability is due to an insufficient check on the length value of XDR encoded data within an incoming request. A remote attacker can send a malicious message containing an overly long data string.
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 HP LoadRunner XDR Data Handling Heap 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: HP Products Protection Violation
Attack Information: HP LoadRunner XDR Data Handling Heap Buffer Overflow