|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-1310|
|Date Published:||21 Feb 2013|
|Last Updated:||21 Jun 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A stack buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Intel's SDK for UPnP and the Portable SDK for UPnP. The vulnerability is due to a boundary error while parsing UUID: service name URIs in the unique_service_name() function called from the SSDP protocol parser. Remote unauthenticated attackers can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code within the context of the vulnerable service, normally root.|
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Portable SDK for UPnP Devices libupnp UUID Service Name Stack Buffer Overflow