|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2014-1678|
|Date Published:||6 Aug 2014|
|Last Updated:||19 Dec 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Web servers|
|Vulnerability Description||Many web services offer a login form for users in order to sign in. Remote attackers can try and guess the user's credentials using repeated login attempts.|
This protection will detect and block multiple login attempt via a web login form 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: Web Login Form Password Brute Force Attempts