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computer vulnerability alert 19746

Check Point Anti-Bot/Virus: malicious urls not blocked

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can send documents containing malicious urls, which are not detected by Check Point Anti-Bot/Virus.
Vulnerable products: GAiA, CheckPoint Security Appliance.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Consequences of a hack: data flow.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 01/06/2016.
Références of this bulletin: sk111740, VIGILANCE-VUL-19746.

Description of the vulnerability

The Check Point Anti-Bot / Anti-Virus product offers a service to detect malicious urls.

However, after installing Take 143 of R77.30 Jumbo Hotfix Accumulator, this service stops.

An attacker can therefore send documents containing malicious urls, which are not detected by Check Point Anti-Bot/Virus.
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