|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0968|
|Date Published:||27 Mar 2020|
|Last Updated:||27 Mar 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Apache Tomcat before 6.0.48,|
Apache Tomcat 7.x before 7.0.73,
Apache Tomcat 8.x before 8.0.39,
Apache Tomcat 8.5.x before 8.5.7,
Apache Tomcat 9.x before 9.0.0.M12
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Apache Tomcat. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in execution of arbitrary code on the affected system.|
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 Tomcat Remote Code Execution (CVE-2016-8735)