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Check Point Advisories

Belkin Wemo Insight Smart Plug Buffer Overflow (CVE-2018-6692)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2018-0984
Date Published: 27 Sep 2018
Severity: High
Last Updated: 10 Jun 2020
Industry Reference:CVE-2018-6692
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Belkin Wemo Insight Smart Plug
Vulnerability Description A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Belkin Wemo Insight Smart Plug. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system or cause application crashes.

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Belkin Wemo Insight Smart Plug Buffer Overflow (CVE-2018-6692) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  Belkin Wemo Insight Smart Plug Buffer Overflow (CVE-2018-6692)

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