Check Point Advisories

NetWin SurgeMail Webmail Server page Parameter Format String - Ver2 (CVE-2008-1055)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-0404
Date Published: 28 Jan 2014
Severity: Critical
Last Updated:
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway

Who is Vulnerable?
Vulnerability Description A format string vulnerability has been reported in NetWin SurgeMail and WebMail. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70

  1. On the IPS tab, click Protections, find the protection using the search tool and edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

On SmartView Tracker:

  1. Click on IPS Blade > All.
  2. Filter the logs by the Protection name