Check Point Advisories

Oracle Solaris Buffer Overflow (CVE-2020-14871)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2020-1173
Date Published: 11 Nov 2020
Severity: Critical
Last Updated: 11 Nov 2020
Industry Reference:CVE-2020-14871
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway

Who is Vulnerable? Oracle Solaris 10
Oracle Solaris 11
Vulnerability Description A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Oracle Solaris. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could result in a denial of service or execution of arbitrary code into the affected system.

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R80

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Oracle Solaris Buffer Overflow (CVE-2020-14871) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Oracle Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  Oracle Solaris Buffer Overflow (CVE-2020-14871)

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