|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2019-0059|
|Date Published:||21 Jan 2019|
|Last Updated:||21 Jan 2019|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||OpenSSH.|
|Vulnerability Description||An information disclosure vulnerability exists in OpenSSH. The vulnerability is due to the different ways in which the sshd daemon responds to crafted SSH packets. A successful attack can result in the attacker being able to determine whether a user exists on the 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: SSH Protection Violation.
Attack Information: OpenSSH sshd Username Information Disclosure