|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0975|
|Date Published:||12 Aug 2015|
|Last Updated:||Wednesday 12 August, 2015|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Android devices|
|Vulnerability Description||A denial of service vulnerability ,known as Stagefright Vulnerability, has been reported in Android devices core. The vulnerability is due to a buffer overread in 3GPP Metadata. Successful exploitation could result in a denial of service condition.|
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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Google Android Stagefright 3GPP Metadata Buffer Overread