Check Point FireWall-1 Identification

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Synopsis :

The remote firewall is leaking information.

Description :

The remote host has the three TCP ports 256, 257, and 258
open. It's very likely that this host is a Check Point FireWall/1.
A remote attacker could use this information to mount further attacks.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?f189d2b7

Solution :

Do not allow any connections on the firewall itself, except for the
firewall protocol, and allow that for trusted sources only.

If you have a router that performs packet filtering, add an ACL
that disallows the connection to these ports for unauthorized
systems.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 10044 (checkpoint.nasl)

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