Check Point Advisories

ABB Test Signal Viewer CWGraph3D ActiveX Arbitrary File Creation (CVE-2013-5022)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2013-3647
Date Published: 3 Dec 2013
Severity: Medium
Last Updated: 23 Feb 2016
Source:
Industry Reference:CVE-2013-5022
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable?
Vulnerability Description An arbitrary file writing vulnerability exists in ABB Test Signal Viewer. The vulnerability is due to a directory traversal error in the exposed insecure method ExportStyle by the included CWGraph3D (cw3dgrph.ocx) ActiveX control. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing the target user to open a malicious web page or to view a malicious document.

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the ABB Test Signal Viewer CWGraph3D ActiveX Arbitrary File Creation protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  SCADA Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  ABB Test Signal Viewer CWGraph3D ActiveX Arbitrary File Creation

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