|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2020-0334|
|Date Published:||5 May 2020|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 05 May, 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||SaltStack Salt before 2019.2.4 and 3000 before 3000.2|
|Vulnerability Description||An authentication bypass vulnerability exists in Salt management framework. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to bypass login authentication and execute arbitrary commands on the affected system under the context of root.|
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: Saltstack Salt Authentication Bypass (CVE-2020-11651)