|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2018-0542|
|Date Published:||14 Jun 2018|
|Last Updated:||23 Jul 2018|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Powershell|
|Vulnerability Description||Many campaigns are known to use Powershell downloaders. A remote attacker could convince users to manually trigger their execution. This would allow the malicious code to run and infect the target 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: Content Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Suspicious Powershell Downloader