Multiple Routers HNAP Insecure Implementation Privilege Escalation
|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-0933|
|Source:||IPS Research Team|
|Protection Provided by:||
Who is Vulnerable?
Multiple routers are vulnerable to insecure implementations of the Home Network Administration Protocol (HNAP). This vulnerability could allow unauthenticated users to view and configure administrative settings on the router.
This protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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.
To configure the defense, select your product from the list below and follow the related protection steps.
Security Gateway R70 / R71 / R75 and above
How Can I Protect My Network?
- In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Multiple Routers HNAP Insecure Implementation Privilege Escalation protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
- Install policy on all modules.
How Do I Know if My Network is Under Attack?
SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:
Attack Name: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Multiple Routers HNAP Insecure Implementation Privilege Escalation