Check Point Advisories

Nokia PC Suite Video Manager Buffer Overflow - Ver2 (CVE-2012-2442)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-1363
Date Published: 16 Apr 2014
Severity: Medium
Last Updated: Wednesday 10 June, 2020
Industry Reference:CVE-2012-2442
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable?
Vulnerability Description A buffer overflow vulnerability has been reported in Nokia Pc Suite. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system or cause application crashes.

Protection Overview

This protection will detect and block 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 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Nokia PC Suite Video Manager Buffer Overflow - Ver2 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:  HTTP Protocol Inspection.
Attack Information:  Nokia PC Suite Video Manager Buffer Overflow - Ver2

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