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Novell NeaatIdentity RPC Pointer Dereference Code Execution - Ver2 (CVE-2009-1350)


Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-0851
Date Published:
Industry Reference(s): CVE-2009-1350
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R75
Vulnerability Description
A code execution vulnerability has been reported in Novell Client NetIdentity Agent. The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanity check when processing crafted RPC messages. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted RPC message to the affected service. 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.

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

Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70

How Can I Protect My Network?

  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.

How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
On SmartView Tracker:

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