|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1150|
|Date Published:||6 Dec 2018|
|Last Updated:||5 Aug 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Apache Tika|
|Vulnerability Description||A command injection vulnerability exists in Apache Tika. The vulnerability is due to improper validation of the HTTP requests. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.|
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: Apache Server Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Apache Tika Command Injection