|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-1299|
|Date Published:||18 Feb 2013|
|Last Updated:||12 Mar 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the ActiveX control for Novell GroupWise Client for Windows. The vulnerability is due to an error in the affected ActiveX control. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target to view a specially crafted webpage. Successful
exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the currently logged in user.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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 Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Novell GroupWise Client for Windows ActiveX Code Execution - ver 2