|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0057|
|Date Published:||19 Jan 2015|
|Last Updated:||10 Jun 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Samsung SmartViewer prior to 4.4.3|
|Vulnerability Description||A stack buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Samsung SmartViewer. The vulnerability is due to improper validation of a parameter provided to the BackupToAvi method of the CNC_Ctrl ActiveX Control. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by enticing the target user to visit a malicious web page.|
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 Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Samsung SmartViewer CNC_Ctrl ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow