|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-1369|
|Date Published:||2 Dec 2015|
|Last Updated:||12 Jun 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability has been reported in Linux. A remote attacker can exploit this issue by sending a specially crafted request to the victim. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target machine.|
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit these vulnerabilities.
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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Linux Shellcode Remote Code Execution