|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1587|
|Date Published:||2 Jun 2014|
|Last Updated:||9 Apr 2017|
|Source:||IPS Research Team Rapid7|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||WinRAR up to v5.1|
|Vulnerability Description||A vulnerability in WinRAR allows attackers to spoof filenames within a compressed archive. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to entice victims to run arbitrary files.|
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: WinRAR Filename Spoofing