|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2016-0298|
|Date Published:||25 Apr 2016|
|Last Updated:||18 Jul 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Mail Recipients|
|Vulnerability Description||Phishing and ransomware emails are often sent from known suspicious domains. E-mails sent from such domains might be indicative of phishing attempt, ransomware, or other attempts to compromise the network.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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: Phishing Enforcement Protection.
Attack Information: Suspicious Sender Mail Phishing Attempt