|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2020-0077|
|Date Published:||19 Feb 2020|
|Last Updated:||19 Feb 2020|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||SSH is an internet protocol that provides access to remote computers using a virtual terminal. A remote attacker may use an open SSH service to run arbitrary code on the victim machine.|
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: Weak Password Login Attempt Over SSH