|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-3542|
|Date Published:||12 Nov 2013|
|Last Updated:||22 May 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in the Supermicro IPMI Firmware. A remote attacker may exploit this issue by sending specially crafted messages to the target server. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may result in remote code execution as the root user account.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit these vulnerabilities.
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: Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Supermicro IPMI Firmware CGI Scanner Remote Code Execution