|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-2947|
|Date Published:||22 Sep 2013|
|Last Updated:||15 Dec 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A directory traversal and file overwrite vulnerability exists in HP LoadRunner. The vulnerability is due to insufficient input sanitization, which permits directory traversal in the
WriteFileString() method. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a user to visit a malicious website.
This protection detects 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: HP Products Protection Violation.
Attack Information: HP LoadRunner WriteFileString Directory Traversal - ver 2