|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0650|
|Date Published:||25 Jul 2016|
|Last Updated:||14 Jul 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||WordPress before 4.4.1|
|Vulnerability Description||A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists in WordPress core. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow remote attackers to inject an arbitrary web script into the affected system.|
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 Core Authenticated Cross-Site Scripting