|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-1279|
|Date Published:||20 Jun 2022|
|Last Updated:||Monday 20 June, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|| Netgear WNR2000v3 devices before 18.104.22.168|
Netgear WNR2000v4 devices before 22.214.171.124
Netgear WNR2000v5 devices before 126.96.36.199
|Vulnerability Description||A buffer overflow vulnerability exists in Netgear Routers. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system or cause application crashes.|
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: Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Netgear Routers Buffer Overflow (CVE-2017-6862)