Check Point Reference:CPAI-2014-0933
Date Published: 26 Feb 2014
Severity: High
Last Updated:26 Feb 2014
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R75 and above

Who is Vulnerable? Internet Routers
Vulnerability Description 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.

Protection Overview

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.

  1. 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.
  2. Install policy on all modules.

SmartView Tracker will log the following entries:

Attack Name:  Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information:  Multiple Routers HNAP Insecure Implementation Privilege Escalation