|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-381|
|Date Published:||3 Sep 2012|
|Last Updated:||23 Feb 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Netop Remote Control 9.5 and prior|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Netop Remote Control. The vulnerability is due to insufficient bounds checking when handling a specially crafted command string within a DWS file. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by enticing a target user to open a specially crafted DWS file. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.|
This protection will detect and block the transferring of a crafted dws files to the target user.
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: Remote Administrator Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Netop Remote Control DWS File Stack Buffer Overflow