Intrusion Prevention

Firebird.Relational.Database.CNCT.Group.Number.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Firebird SQL Server.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted request.

Affected Products

Firebird SQL Server 2.1.3-2.1.5
Firebird SQL Server 2.5.0-2.5.2

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://www.firebirdsql.org/en/firebird-2-5/

CVE References

CVE-2013-2492