|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-282|
|Date Published:||30 Jul 2012|
|Last Updated:||15 May 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager Express. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of parameters used in a certain method in the Isig.isigCtl ActiveX control. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted web page. Successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution in the security context of the logged on user.|
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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: IBM Tivoli Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: IBM Tivoli Provisioning Manager Express ActiveX Control code execution