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Checkpoint smart defance as IPS
From: mzcohen2682 () aim com
Date: Thu, 27 May 2010 16:50:10 -0400

Hi list friends !!!

I did a pentest for a client's web site and found many holes most of them because of Sql injection which can be fixed with a good practice of input validation. I also recommended installing an IPS. the client has checkpoint smart defance module installed on his FW but I guess that this module is not enough because 1. one cant write signatures 2. the clients uses SSL on his web site so the IPS cant see the attack. AM I WRONG?? I think that the client needs to buy a real IPS which can also open the encrypted traffic.

which IPS you recommend for doing the task?


thanks a lot,

Marco


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