|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1093|
|Date Published:||18 Nov 2018|
|Last Updated:||25 Nov 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||WooCommerce plugin 3.4.5 and earlier.|
|Vulnerability Description||A privilege escalation vulnerability exist in WordPress File Deletion WooCommerce Plugin. The vulnerability is due to a lack of validation in file deletion. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to the affected 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: WordPress Enforcement Protection.
Attack Information: WordPress File Deletion WooCommerce Plugin Privilege Escalation