|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0465|
|Date Published:||13 Apr 2015|
|Last Updated:||7 Jul 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Microsys Promotic prior to stable 8.2.19 |
Microsys Promotic prior to development 8.3.2
|Vulnerability Description||A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Microsys's Promotic. The vulnerability is due to an insufficient boundary check on user-supplied data in the PmBase64Decode function. A remote, unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by supplying a maliciously crafted base64 encoded string to the vulnerable application. Successful exploitation could lead to injection and execution of arbitrary code in the security context of the target application.|
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: Microsys Promotic PmBase64Decode Buffer Overflow