Check Point Advisories

CA Erwin Web Portal Multiple Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities (CVE-2014-2210)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-1519
Date Published: 18 May 2014
Severity: High
Last Updated: 4 May 2014
Source: CVE-2014-2210
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway

  • R76
  • R75

  • Who is Vulnerable? CA Erwin Web Portal 9.5 and prior
    Vulnerability Description Multiple directory traversal vulnerabilities have been reported in CA ERwin Web Portal. The vulnerabilities are due to lack of authentication and insufficient input validation in the FileAccessServiceProvider and ProfileIconServlet servlets when processing HTTP requests. By sending crafted HTTP requests to the target system, a remote unauthenticated attacker can leverage these vulnerabilities to view the contents of arbitrary files on the target system or to delete arbitrary files recursively on the target system.

    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, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

    Security Gateway R77 / R76 / R75 / R71 / R70

    1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the CA Erwin Web Portal Multiple Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities 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:  CA Products Enforcement Violation.
    Attack Information:  CA Erwin Web Portal Multiple Directory Traversal Vulnerabilities

    This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. More Info Got it, Thanks!