|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-0188|
|Date Published:||29 Mar 2018|
|Last Updated:||5 Feb 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||An exploit kit is a type of toolkit cybercriminals use to attack vulnerabilities in systems so they can distribute malware or perform other malicious activities. Remote attackers can infect users by redirecting them to a malicious web page. Successful infection will allow the attacker to download additional malware to the target.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: Exploit Kit.
Attack Information: Suspicious Exploit Kit Website Redirection