|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-631|
|Date Published:||9 Oct 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Internet Explorer 8|
Internet Explorer 9
Internet Explorer 10
|Vulnerability Description||A reflected XSS vulnerability has been reported in Microsoft SQL Server Report Manager.|
|Update/Patch Avaliable||Apply patches from: MS12-070|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to improper request parameter validation by the affected application. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a target user to click on a specially crafted link. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to inject a client-side script into the target's instance of Internet Explorer. The attacker could then spoof content, disclose information, or take any action that the user could take on the site on behalf of the victim.|
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, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Microsoft SQL Server Protection Violation
Attack Information: Microsoft SQL Server Report Manager Elevation of Privilege (MS12-070)