|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1187|
|Date Published:||27 Mar 2014|
|Last Updated:||4 Apr 2017|
|Source:||IPS Research Team|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Web Servers|
|Vulnerability Description||Anonymous DoSer is a denial-of-service attack tool associated with malicious activity. The tool crafts and sends multiple HTTP requests that can potentially cause attacked systems to become temporarily unresponsive.|
This protection will detect and block multiple HTTP requests sent by Anonymous DoSer over a short period of time.
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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: Anonymous DoSer Denial of Service Tool