|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1087|
|Date Published:||2 Oct 2018|
|Last Updated:||26 Sep 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||phpMyAdmin 4.8.0 and 4.8.1|
|Vulnerability Description||A local file inclusion vulnerability exists in phpMyAdmin. The vulnerability is due to improper sanitization of the request URI. A remote, authenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted request to the target server. Successful exploitation could lead to information disclosure.|
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: phpMyAdmin index.php Local File Inclusion