|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1521|
|Date Published:||18 May 2014|
|Last Updated:||8 May 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| IcoFX 2.5 and earlier |
|Vulnerability Description||A stack buffer overflow has been reported in IcoFX. The vulnerability is due to an error while parsing specially crafted .ico files. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a user to open a malicious .ico file.|
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.
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the IcoFX Stack Buffer Overflow protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Media Player Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: IcoFX Stack Buffer Overflow