Arkoon FAST360 FAST HTTP and IDPS HTTP security bypass

fast360-http-security-bypass (27003) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Multiple versions of the Arkoon Fast360 security appliance fail to properly validate specially-crafted URLs. This could allow a remote attacker to bypass security policy restrictions in the FAST HTTP module and certain HTTP attack detection signatures in the IDPS HTTP module.


Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest firmware version (3.0/30 or later) or (4.0/1 or later), as listed in Arkoon Security Bulletin AK-2006-01. See References.

References:

  • Arkoon Security Bulletin AK-2006-01: Possiblity of by-passing FAST HTTP and IDPS HTTP analysis.
  • CVE-2006-7053: Unspecified vulnerability in Arkoon FAST360 UTM appliances 3.0 through 3.0/29, 3.1, 3.2, and 3.3 allows remote attackers to bypass keyword filtering in the FAST HTTP module, and signatures in the IDPS HTTP module, via crafted URLs that are misinterpreted.
  • OSVDB ID: 26387: FAST360 Appliance FAST/IDPS HTTP Module Analysis Bypass
  • SA20570: FAST360 Appliance HTTP Analysis Bypass Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Arkoon FAST360 3.0
  • Arkoon FAST360 3.1
  • Arkoon FAST360 3.2
  • Arkoon FAST360 3.3

Reported:

Jun 06, 2006

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