Check Point Reference:CPAI-2014-1650
Date Published: 25 Jun 2014
Severity: Medium
Last Updated:22 Jun 2014
Source: CVE-2014-3789
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway

  • R76
  • R75

  • Who is Vulnerable? Cogent DataHub prior to 7.3.5
    Vulnerability Description A remote command injection vulnerability has been reported in Cogent DataHub. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation within the GetPermissions.asp page. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by submitting a maliciously crafted request to GetPermissions.asp. This can result in arbitrary command execution on the vulnerable system.

    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 Cogent DataHub Web Server GetPermissions.asp Command Injection 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:  Cogent DataHub Web Server GetPermissions.asp Command Injection