|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-1659|
|Date Published:||14 Apr 2013|
|Last Updated:||14 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A heap buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in MySQL database server. The vulnerability is due to an error while parsing geometry queries. Remote authenticated attackers can exploit this vulnerability by sending malicious commands to the affected service.|
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: MySQL Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Oracle MySQL Server Geometry Query integer overflow