|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1082|
|Date Published:||13 Nov 2018|
|Last Updated:||5 Mar 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Advantech WebAccess 8.3.2|
|Vulnerability Description||An arbitrary file write and remote code execution vulnerabilities exist in Advantech WebAccess software. The vulnerabilities are due to the lack of input validation when processing the 'folderpath' parameter in an HTTP POST request. Successful exploitation could lead to remote code execution on the target 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: SCADA Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Advantech WebAccess Remote Code Execution (CVE-2018-15705)