|Check Point Reference:||CPAI-2023-0584|
|Date Published:||6 Sep 2023|
|Last Updated:||Thursday 21 September, 2023|
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|Who is Vulnerable?|
|Vulnerability Description||A reverse shell is a type of shell in which the target machine communicates back to the attacking machine on a listener port. By remotely installing and running such a shell on the target machine, the attacker achieves remote code or command execution abilities, or may 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: Metasploit Windows Reverse Shell Payloads