Check Point Reference:CPAI-2014-1709
Date Published: 16 Jul 2014
Severity: High
Last Updated:16 Jul 2014
Source: CVE-2007-2969
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R77

  • R76
  • R75

  • Who is Vulnerable?
    WAnewsletter WAnewsletter 2.1.3
    Vulnerability Description A Remote File Inclusion vulnerability has been reported in WAnewsletter. The vulnerability is due to lack of sanitization for user-supplied data. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system. This protection was previously known as WANewsletter Remote File Inclusion.

    Protection Overview

    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.

    1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Web Servers WAnewsletter Remote File Inclusion protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
    2. Install policy on all modules.

    SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:

    Attack Name:  Web Server Enforcement Violation.
    Attack Information:  Web Servers WAnewsletter Remote File Inclusion