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Check Point Advisories

GLPI install.php Remote Command Execution (CVE-2013-5696)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2013-3609
Date Published: 29 Dec 2013
Severity: High
Last Updated:
Source: CVE-2013-5696
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway

Who is Vulnerable? GLPI prior to 0.84.2
Vulnerability Description A command execution vulnerability has been reported in GLPI.
Vulnerability DetailsThe vulnerability is due to a flaw in the install process that allows the injection of arbitrary commands. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a specially crafted HTTP request to an affected target machine.

Protection Overview

This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R75 / R71 / R70

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the GLPI install.php Remote Command Execution protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Server Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: GLPI install.php Remote Command Execution