|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0347|
|Date Published:||9 May 2016|
|Last Updated:||16 Jun 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote attacker can upload a malicious file to WordPress. Successful exploitation could result in the execution of arbitrary code in the security context of the web server.|
This protection detects 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: WordPress Enforcement Protection.
Attack Information: WordPress Suspicious File Upload