|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2020-0031|
|Date Published:||25 Nov 2019|
|Last Updated:||25 Nov 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Advantech Webaccess 8.3.1|
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in advantech webaccess. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system or cause application crashes.|
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 Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Advantech Webaccess Buffer Overflow (CVE-2018-14816)