|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-1607|
|Date Published:||24 Jan 2023|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 24 January, 2023|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Boa version 0.94.14rc21|
|Vulnerability Description||A directory traversal vulnerability exists in Boa. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow an attacker to access arbitrary files 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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Boa Directory Traversal (CVE-2017-9833)