|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-408|
|Date Published:||14 Oct 2012|
|Last Updated:||26 May 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||An off-by-one denial of service vulnerability has been reported in Novell Remote Manager. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of the HTTP Host header values. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted HTTP POST request to the vulnerable server. Successful exploitation would lead to a denial-of-service condition.|
This protection will detect and block malicious HTTP requests sent to the target.
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 Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Novell Remote Manager off-by-one denial of service