Home Page | Skip to Navigation | Skip to Content | Skip to Search | Skip to Footer

Suspicious Html Encoding Within HTTP Responses

Subscribe

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-0947
Date Published:
Severity:
Last Updated:
Source: IPS Research Team
Protection Provided by: Security Gateway
  • R75 and above
Who is Vulnerable?
Security software products
Vulnerability Description
Html code can be encoded within HTTP responses. Such behavior can be used to circumvent security software products.

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.

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?

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Suspicious Html Encoding Within HTTP Responses protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. 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:  Suspicious Html Encoding Within HTTP Responses