|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2021-0148|
|Date Published:||14 Mar 2021|
|Last Updated:||Monday 28 November, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||VMware View Planner 4.x prior to 4.6|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote code execution vulnerability exists in VMware View Planner. The vulnerability is due to improper validation of HTTP request to logupload endpoint. A remote, unauthenticated attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted request to the target server. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code 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: Application Servers Protection Violation.
Attack Information: VMware View Planner Remote Code Execution (CVE-2021-21978)