|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1728|
|Date Published:||21 Jul 2014|
|Last Updated:||21 Jul 2014|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||PDF files may include encrypted data. A remote attacker may use such encrypted data inside PDF files to hide attacks against various PDF vulnerabilities, in order to evade IPS inspection.|
This protection will detect and block PDF files containing encrypted data.
In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the PDF Containing Encrypted Data protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Adobe Products Violation.
Attack Information: PDF Containing Encrypted Data