|Check Point Reference:||CPSA-2005-01|
|Date Published:||8 Feb 2005|
|Last Updated:||8 Feb 2005|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
IPS is able to detect and block HTTP traffic on any TCP port not configured by the security administrator as an allowed port for the use of HTTP.For more details on how to allow HTTP traffic on non standard ports, please refer to the above CPSA-2005-01 advisory.
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 : HTTP traffic over non-standard port. Attack Information :. HTTP GET method detected on a non-standard port. HTTP POST method detected on a non-standard port