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Re: ISS X-Force Security Advisories on Checkpoint Firewall-1 and VPN-1
Rubens Kuhl Jr. wrote:
Checkpoint Firewall-1 HTTP Parsing Format String Vulnerabilities Vendor Notification Schedule: Vendor notified - 2/2/2004 Checkpoint patch developed and made available - 2/4/2004 ISS X-Force Advisory released - 2/4/2004 Checkpoint VPN-1/SecureClient ISAKMP Buffer Overflow Vendor Notification Schedule: Vendor notified - 2/2/2004 Checkpoint patch developed and made available - 2/4/2004 ISS X-Force Advisory released - 2/4/2004 Isn't it curious that two unrelated issues have been reported to CheckPoint at the same day and the patches came out on the same day ? Am I too paranoid, or it seems that CheckPoint had previous knowledge of the bugs and they agreed with ISS which date would be stated as notification to CP to make it appears that a quick response (two days) has been achieved on those issues ?
Uh... yeah, that's how these things are _supposed_ to work. Did you read the ISS advisory? Checkpoint has released an update to address this issue. The update is available at the following address: http://www.checkpoint.com/techsupport/alerts/index.html Vendor Notification Schedule: Vendor notified – 2/2/2004 Checkpoint patch developed and made available – 2/4/2004 ISS X-Force Advisory released – 2/4/2004 ISS X-Force published this Security Advisory in coordination with the affected vendor in accordance to our published Vulnerability Disclosure Guidelines, available at the following address: http://documents.iss.net/literature/vulnerability_guidelines.pdf
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