|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2020-1287|
|Date Published:||27 Dec 2020|
|Last Updated:||27 Dec 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||WordPress Canto Plugin 1.3.0|
|Vulnerability Description||A sever-side request forgery vulnerability exists in WordPress Canto Plugin. The vulnerability is due to a lack of validation on the subdomain parameter in HTTP requests. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an unauthenticated attacker to make a request to any internal and external server.|
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: WordPress Enforcement Protection.
Attack Information: WordPress Canto Plugin Server-Side Request Forgery (CVE-2020-28976)