|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2007-086|
|Date Published:||11 Jul 2007|
|Last Updated:||4 May 2015|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is Internet standard protocol designed for querying and modifying directory services. Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Microsoft Windows Active Directory. The flaws are in the way the Active Directory handles LDAP requests. The vulnerabilities could be exploited by remote attackers to crash the service or execute arbitrary code on an affected system.|
This protection will detect and block the transferring of malformed LDAP Modify requests.
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: LDAP Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Active Directory LDAP Modify request buffer overflow (MS07-039)