|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-1888|
|Date Published:||1 Mar 2020|
|Last Updated:||Wednesday 05 January, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Squid Proxy prior to 4.9|
|Vulnerability Description||A heap buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Squid Proxy. Successful exploitation could result in execution of arbitrary code under the security context of the squid process.|
This protection detects 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: Proxy Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Squid Proxy Heap Buffer Overflow (CVE-2019-12526)