|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-1060|
|Date Published:||7 Dec 2017|
|Last Updated:||18 Dec 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||Mailsploit is a collection of bugs in email clients that allow effective sender spoofing and code injection attacks. The spoofing is not detected by Mail Transfer Agents (MTA), leading to a remote attack gaining arbitrary code execution on the affected system.|
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: SMTP Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Mailsploit Unsanitized Sender Remote Code Execution