|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2008-154|
|Date Published:||12 Apr 2007|
|Last Updated:||14 Oct 2008|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||The internet printing service is a component that allows printing using a remote printer in the network. A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft Windows internet printing service. The vulnerability is due to a flaw in the Microsoft Internet Printing Protocol (IPP) implementation on Windows servers running IIS. A remote attacker could exploit this flaw via a specially crafted Remote Procedure Call (RPC) request. Successful exploitation of this issue may allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on an affected system.|
This protection will detect and block malformed RPC requests sent from the printing server.
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: MS-RPC over CIFS Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Windows Internet Printing service integer overflow (MS08-062)