|Check Point Reference:
|10 Dec 2013
|Thursday 22 February, 2024
|Protection Provided by:
|Who is Vulnerable?
| Microsoft Internet Information Services 7.5
|A code execution vulnerability exists in Microsoft Internet Information Services (IIS).
|Apply patches from: MS10-065
|The vulnerability is due to a heap buffer overflow error when processing unexpected number of headers in an HTTP request. A remote unauthenticated attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a maliciously crafted HTTP request to a target server. Successful exploitation would allow an attacker to inject and execute arbitrary code on the target system with the security privileges of the IIS Worker process.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your product to the latest update. For information on how to update , go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Web Server Enforcement Violation
Attack Information: Microsoft IIS Request Header Buffer Overflow (MS10-065) - ver 2