|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-1173|
|Date Published:||19 Apr 2022|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 19 April, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Ruby on Rails before 188.8.131.52|
Ruby on Rails 4.0.x
Ruby on Rails 4.1.x before 184.108.40.206
Ruby on Rails 4.2.x before 220.127.116.11
Ruby on Rails 5.x before 5.0.0.beta1.1
|Vulnerability Description||A directory traversal vulnerability exists in Ruby on Rails. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to access arbitrary files 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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Ruby On Rails Directory Traversal (CVE-2016-0752)