|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2004-61|
|Date Published:||1 Dec 2004|
|Last Updated:||1 Dec 2004|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
IPS is able to recognize an illegal WINS packet. This ability enables IPS to catch potentially harmful packets before they enter the network.
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, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.
This protection's log will contain the following information:.
Attack Name: Microsoft WINS Replication Protocol Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: . Microsoft WINS Replication Protocol attack over TCP. Microsoft WINS Replication Protocol attack over UDP. For users of VPN-1 NG with Application Intelligence R55, SmartView Tracker log rules #99642 and #99742 accordingly.