|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0709|
|Date Published:||27 May 2019|
|Last Updated:||2 Jun 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||NumPy version1.16.0 and earlier.|
|Vulnerability Description||A Command Injection vulnerability exists in Python NumPy library. An authenticated attacker can send a specially crafted pickle file to the affected target host and trigger arbitrary command execution.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Python NumPy Library Command Injection (CVE-2019-6446)