|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1800|
|Date Published:||14 Sep 2014|
|Last Updated:||29 May 2017|
|Source:||IPS Research Team|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| PHP Servers|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote variable manipulation vulnerability has been reported in PhpMyAdmin. The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of request parameters. A remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a malicious request to the server. Successful exploitation could result in modification of superglobal variables.|
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: Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information: PhpMyAdmin GLOBALS Superglobal Remote Variable Manipulation