|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-1852|
|Date Published:||3 Jun 2013|
|Last Updated:||27 Dec 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in IBM SPSS SamplePower. The vulnerability is due to a lack of boundary checking on the user-supplied ComboList or ColComboList property value in the Vsflex8I ActiveX control. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to visit a malicious website.|
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: IBM SPSS SamplePower Vsflex8l ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow