|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2017-0525|
|Date Published:||22 Jun 2017|
|Last Updated:||Sunday 27 August, 2017|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?||Web Clients|
|Vulnerability Description||Seamless Traffic Distribution System (TDS) operates by silently redirecting the victim to a malicious web page, leading to infection by an exploit kit. Successful infection will allow the attacker to download additional malware to the target.|
This protection detects and blocks attempts to redirect users to a specially crafted web page in order to infect them with an exploit kit.
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: Exploit Kit.
Attack Information: Seamless Exploit Kits Traffic Distribution System