|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2020-0251|
|Date Published:||14 May 2020|
|Last Updated:||15 Jul 2021|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||Linux tilde is a directory that represent the home directory of any currently active user. A remote attacker may create a malicious HTTP request to obtain sensitive information.|
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: Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: HTTP Headers Linux Suspicious Tilde Paths