|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2015-0675|
|Date Published:||18 Jun 2015|
|Last Updated:||6 Feb 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Web Servers|
|Vulnerability Description||Shodan is a search engine for Internet-connected devices, which may be used to discover vulnerable devices connected to the Internet, as a preliminary stage before launching an attack.|
This protection will detect and block Shodan 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: Shodan Scanner SIP Request