|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2013-416|
|Date Published:||6 Jan 2013|
|Last Updated:||3 Sep 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A memory corruption vulnerability has been reported in Contaware FreeVimager. The vulnerability is due to an error in processing GIF images containing an invalid value for the LZWMinimumCodeSize field. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by enticing a target user to open a maliciously crafted GIF file with the vulnerable product.|
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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Contaware FreeVimager GIF LZWMinimumCodeSize Memory Corruption