|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1871|
|Date Published:||2 Oct 2014|
|Last Updated:||2 Oct 2014|
|Source:||IPS Research Team|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| |
Bugzilla V 4.5.5 and prior
|Vulnerability Description||A privilege escalation vulnerability has been found in Bugzilla. The vulnerability is due to a flaw that allows a registering user alter his email address after token validation. Any authenticated remote attacker may leverage this vulnerability to gain administrative access to the vulnerable server.|
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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Bugzilla Privilege Escalation - Email Validation Bypass