|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2012-1286|
|Date Published:||13 Jan 2013|
|Last Updated:||13 Jan 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A file retrieval vulnerability has been reported in Novell File Reporter. The vulnerability is due to lack of authorization on certain requests, resulting in the retrieval of the contents of a file. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted request to the affected server. Successful exploitation would result in arbitrary file retrieval.|
This protection will detect and block malicious incoming requests.
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: Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Novell File Reporter FSFUI arbitrary file retrieval