|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0301|
|Date Published:||14 Feb 2019|
|Last Updated:||30 Jun 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||libtiff|
|Vulnerability Description||A heap buffer overflow vulnerability exists in LibTIFF. The vulnerability is due to insufficient length checks while processing TIFF files. Successful exploitation could result in the execution of 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: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: LibTIFF Heap Buffer Overflow