|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-0103|
|Date Published:||11 Feb 2018|
|Last Updated:||12 Feb 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Joomla 3.7.0 up to 3.8.3|
|Vulnerability Description||A SQL injection vulnerability exists in Joomla Core com_admin component. The vulnerability is due to a lack of type casting on a variable used in a SQL statement. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to escalate their privilege.|
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: Joomla Core com_admin Component SQL Injection