|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2023-0093|
|Date Published:||22 Mar 2023|
|Last Updated:||Wednesday 22 March, 2023|
|Protection Provided by:||
|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) is cryptographic protocols that provide security for communications over networks such as the Internet. SSL encrypts the segments of network connections at the Application Layer to ensure secure end-to-end transit at the Transport Layer. SSL version 3 is an older implementation of the protocol which is still commonly used. Only SSLV3 will be detected by this detection.|
This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.
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This protection's log will contain the following information:
Attack Name: SSL Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information: SSLv3 Deprecated Version