|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-1869|
|Date Published:||26 Feb 2020|
|Last Updated:||26 Feb 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||LibreOffice LibreOffice prior to 6.2.5|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in LibreOffice. The vulnerability is due to the document event feature being permitted to execute LibreLogo scripts, which permits the execution of Python code. A remote attacker could exploit the vulnerability by enticing a user to open a specially crafted office document. Successful exploitation could result in arbitrary code execution under the security context of the user.|
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: LibreOffice Remote Code Execution (CVE-2019-9848)