|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0916|
|Date Published:||23 Jan 2020|
|Last Updated:||23 Jan 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Memcached prior to 1.5.14|
|Vulnerability Description||A denial of service vulnerability exists in Memcached 'lru mode' and 'lru temp_ttl' commands. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow a remote attacker to create a denial of service condition 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: Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Memcached lru mode Denial of Service (CVE-2019-11596)