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eScan Web Management Console Command Injection


Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-1639
Date Published:
Last Updated:
Source: Rapid7
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R77
  • R76
  • R75
Who is Vulnerable?
eScan 5.5-2
Vulnerability Description
A code execution vulnerability exists in the eScan Web Management Console. This vulnerability is due to processing CheckPass login requests with mwconf privileges. A remote attacker may exploit this vulnerability using a valid username and a malformed password to execute arbitrary commands.

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.

To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.

Security Gateway R77 / R76 / R75 / R71 / R70

How Can I Protect My Network?

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the eScan Web Management Console Command Injection protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:

Attack Name:  Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  eScan Web Management Console Command Injection