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CVE-2009-1227 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** NOTE: this issue has been disputed by the vendor. Buffer overflow in the PKI Web Service in Check Point Firewall-1 PKI Web Service allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via a long (1) Authorization or (2) Referer HTTP header to TCP port 18624. NOTE: the vendor has disputed this issue, stating "Check Point Security Alert Team has analyzed this report. We've tried to reproduce the attack on all VPN-1 versions from NG FP2 and above with and without HFAs. The issue was not reproduced. We have conducted a thorough analysis of the relevant code and verified that we are secure against this attack. We consider this attack to pose no risk to Check Point customers." In addition, the original researcher, whose reliability is unknown as of 20090407, also states that the issue "was discovered during a pen-test where the client would not allow further analysis."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Check Point (04/07/2009)

Check Point Security Alert Team has analyzed this report. We’ve tried to reproduce the attack on all VPN-1 versions from NG FP2 and above with and without HFAs. The issue was not reproduced. We have conducted a thorough analysis of the relevant code and verified that we are secure against this attack. We consider this attack to pose no risk to Check Point customers. Check Point Security Alert Team

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Hyperlink Resource
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/fulldisclosure/2009-03/0463.html Exploit
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/502256/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34286 Exploit
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1021948 Exploit
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/8313

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:checkpoint:firewall-1_pki_web_service:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1227
NVD Published Date:
04/02/2009
NVD Last Modified:
10/10/2018