Check Point Advisories

Apple Multiple Products Remote Code Execution (CVE-2020-9802)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2020-3251
Date Published: 7 Feb 2021
Severity: High
Last Updated: Wednesday 19 April, 2023
Industry Reference:CVE-2020-9802
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Apple iCloud
Apple iTunes
Apple Safari
Apple iPadOS
Apple iPhoneOS
Apple tvOS
Apple watchOS
Vulnerability Description A remote code execution vulnerability exists in multiple Apple products. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

Protection Overview

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.

Security Gateway R81 / R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Apple Multiple Products Remote Code Execution (CVE-2020-9802) 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:  Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  Apple Multiple Products Remote Code Execution (CVE-2020-9802)

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