|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0813|
|Date Published:||1 Oct 2017|
|Last Updated:||17 Oct 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Elastic Elasticsearch prior to 1.6.1 |
Elastic Elasticsearch prior to 1.7.0
|Vulnerability Description||An insecure deserialization vulnerability exists in Elastic Elasticsearch. This vulnerability is due to the deserialization of untrusted ThrowableObjectInputStream data.A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending crafted serialized data to the target application.|
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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Elastic Elasticsearch ThrowableObjectInputStream Insecure Deserialization