|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-385|
|Date Published:||14 Oct 2012|
|Last Updated:||18 Dec 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in HP Operations Agent. The vulnerability is due to a bound checking error when processing requests containing certain opcodes. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted request to the server. Successful exploitation could allow an attacker to execute non-privileged code in on the target server.|
This protection will detect and block malicious HTTP requests sent to the server.
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: HP Products Protection Violation.
Attack Information: HP Operations Agent Opcode 0x34 stack buffer overflow