|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2021-0487|
|Date Published:||27 Jul 2021|
|Last Updated:||Tuesday 10 May, 2022|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||An NTLM relay vulnerability exists in Microsoft Active Directory Certificate Services. A remote attack can coerce Windows hosts to authenticate to other machines via the MS-EFSRPC protocol and obtain its NTLM credential. Successful exploitation could lead to complete takeover of the target domain.|
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: Windows SMB Protection Violation.
Attack Information: Microsoft Active Directory Certificate Services NTLM Relay (CVE-2021-36942)