|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-0971|
|Date Published:||6 Mar 2014|
|Last Updated:||4 Mar 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Servers|
|Vulnerability Description||OpenVAS is a vulnerability scanning product. Remote attackers can use OpenVAS to detect vulnerabilities on a target server.|
This protection will detect and block OpenVAS vulnerability scanning attempts.
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: Scanner Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: OpenVAS Security Scanner