|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1041|
|Date Published:||12 Aug 2013|
|Last Updated:||5 Mar 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||There exists a directory traversal vulnerability On different web servers. The vulnerability is due to an input validation error in a web server that does not properly sanitize the parameters in request body for the directory traversal patterns. Successful exploitation allows unauthenticated remote attackers to disclose or access arbitrary files on the vulnerable server.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Web Servers Malicious HTTP Request Directory Traversal