|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0972|
|Date Published:||25 Dec 2019|
|Last Updated:||25 Dec 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Viber for Desktop 10.5.0.23 and prior|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Viber for Desktop. The vulnerability is due to improper sanitization. Successful exploitation could result in code execution on the target machine in the context of the application.|
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: Viber Desktop URI Handler Remote Code Execution