|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2518|
|Date Published:||5 Aug 2013|
|Last Updated:||14 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Irfanview JPEG2000 jp2 QCD parsing. The vulnerability is due to insufficient boundary check when parsing the QCD tag of a JP2 file. A remote attacker can exploit this weakness by enticing the host to open a specially crafter JP2 file. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution.|
The protection will detect and block attempts to send files that will exploit this weakness.
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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Irfanview JPEG2000 jp2 Stack buffer overflow