|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3500|
|Date Published:||22 Oct 2013|
|Last Updated:||24 Feb 2016|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in IBM iNotes. The vulnerability is due to an integer overflow within an ActiveX control. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to view crafted web content. A successful exploitation attempt may result in the execution of arbitrary code in the security context of the target user's browser.|
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: IBM Protection Violation.
Attack Information: IBM iNotes ActiveX control integer overflow