|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-645|
|Date Published:||15 Oct 2012|
|Last Updated:||26 Dec 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||Two security bypass vulnerabilities have been reported in HP SiteScope. The vulnerabilities are due to insufficient access control when handling SOAP requests. A remote attacker can exploit these vulnerabilities by sending specially crafted SOAP requests to the target. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to create new user accounts on the server.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit these vulnerabilities.
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 SiteScope SOAP call APIPreferenceImpl multiple security bypass