|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-035|
|Date Published:||19 Mar 2012|
|Last Updated:||17 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||An arbitrary file creation vulnerability has been reported in Bennet-Tec TList's ActiveX control. The vulnerability is due to a directory traversal in the ActiveX control while handling a certain method. A remote attacker may exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted web page. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to create or rewrite arbitrary files in the context of the currently logged-on user.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to open a malicious web page.
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: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Bennet-Tec TList ActiveX SaveData arbitrary file creation