|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-0511|
|Date Published:||30 May 2018|
|Last Updated:||2 Sep 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||httpd 2.4.0 to 2.4.29|
|Vulnerability Description||A security policy bypass vulnerability exists in Apache httpd. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a HTTP request with crafted URI to the remote HTTP server. Successful exploitation could result security policy bypass and arbitrary file upload.|
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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Apache httpd FilesMatch Directive Security Restriction Bypass (CVE-2017-15715)