|Check Point Reference:
|13 Jun 2022
|Monday 13 June, 2022
|Protection Provided by:
|Who is Vulnerable?
| WhatsApp Desktop 3.x
WhatsApp Desktop 2.0
|A cross site scripting vulnerability exists in WhatsApp Desktop. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability would allow remote attackers to inject an arbitrary web script into 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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: WhatsApp Desktop Cross Site Scripting (CVE-2019-18426)