|Check Point Reference:||SBP-2007-03|
|Date Published:||2 Jan 2007|
|Last Updated:||25 Jan 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||SNMP (Simple Network Management Protocol) is a protocol for remotely managing network devices. The SNMP Service allows the local computer to service incoming SNMP requests.|
This protection will detect and block the malformed SNMP Requests.The detect mode makes it possible to track unauthorized traffic without blocking it.
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: SNMP Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Malformed SNMP data