Check Point Advisories

p0wny Shell Remote Code Execution (CVE-2017-9830; CVE-2018-15139; CVE-2018-19423; CVE-2018-6383; CVE-2020-29607; CVE-2021-24155; CVE-2021-24347)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2021-0765
Date Published: 19 Oct 2021
Severity: Critical
Last Updated: Wednesday 11 January, 2023
Industry Reference:CVE-2017-9830
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable?
Vulnerability Description p0wny Shell is a PHP shell. An attacker might use this shell 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 p0wny Shell Remote Code Execution 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 Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  p0wny Shell Remote Code Execution

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