|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2503|
|Date Published:||21 Aug 2013|
|Last Updated:||9 Jan 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A code execution vulnerability has been reported in Oracle Java Runtime. The vulnerability is due to a buffer overflow in the storeImageArray() function from jre/bin/awt.dll. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to open a malicious webpage. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can result in the execution of arbitrary code within 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: Oracle Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Oracle Java Runtime Environment storeImageArray Buffer Overflow