|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0138|
|Date Published:||20 Feb 2017|
|Last Updated:||25 Oct 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A remote attacker could send spam e-mails including a downloader and manipulate users to manually enable them. This would allow the malicious code to run and infect the target system. This behavior has been used, among others, by ransomwares such as BadRabbit.|
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: Suspected Ransomware Dropzone