|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-1540|
|Date Published:||12 Jul 2020|
|Last Updated:||17 Nov 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A directory traversal vulnerability exists in WordPress Site Editor Plugin. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow a remote attacker to list directories 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: Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: WordPress Site Editor Plugin Local File Inclusion (CVE-2018-7422)