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Check Point Advisories

Suspicious Link Redirection Mail Phishing Attempt

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2015-0591
Date Published: 26 May 2015
Severity: Critical
Last Updated: 2 Oct 2017
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Mail Recipients
Vulnerability Description Several mail phishing campaigns use embedded redirection links to lure the victim user to download malicious files.

Protection Overview

This protection will detect and block mail messages including suspicious link redirections.

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.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Suspicious Link Redirection Mail Phishing Attempt protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Phishing Enforcement Protection.
Attack Information:  Suspicious Link Redirection Mail Phishing Attempt

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