|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-396|
|Date Published:||14 Oct 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Symantec Web Gateway 188.8.131.52 prior to database update 184.108.40.2068 |
|Vulnerability Description||An SQL injection vulnerability has been reported in Symantec Web Gateway.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitization of the id HTTP parameter in GET requests. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted HTTP request to the vulnerable server. Successful exploitation will allow an attacker to execute SQL commands on the server, possibly resulting in a DoS condition or sensitive information disclosure.|
This protection will detect and block specially crafted HTTP requests sent to the server.
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.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Client Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Symantec Web Gateway blocked.php Blind SQL Injection