|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-824|
|Date Published:||25 Nov 2012|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Symantec Web Gateway 5.0.x before 5.0.3|
|Vulnerability Description||An arbitrary code execution vulnerability has been reported in the management GUI in Symantec Web Gateway.|
|Vulnerability Details||The vulnerability is due to an error in the way the Symantec Web Gateway interface filters user input. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted file to the target. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to inject and execute arbitrary code on the target.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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 Server Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Symantec Web Gateway 188.8.131.52 Arbitrary PHP File Upload