|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1832|
|Date Published:||22 Sep 2014|
|Last Updated:||14 Jan 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||AlienVault AlienVault prior to 4.7.0|
|Vulnerability Description||The vulnerability is due to a failure to safely sanitize remote_task SOAP requests within Util.pm. this vulnerability can be exploit by sending crafted requests to the affected service. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary command execution with root privileges.|
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: AlienVault OSSIM av-centerd Util.pm remote_task Arbitrary Command Execution