Product Update - Oct. 30th, 2023

New Features & Enhancements

  • BGP Routes Summarization is now Supported for Socket Sites: You can aggregate multiple individual routes into a route summary. You can add BGP communities for the summary routes as an option.
    • Supported for Socket sites running v19.0 and higher

Cato SDP Client Releases

  • Reminder - Important Updates for Legacy Clients and Windows OS Version: Cato has announced important End of Life (EoL) updates that impact Client connectivity from November 1st, 2023: 

    • End of Life for all Client versions earlier than version 5.0 

    • End of Support for Windows version 8.1 and below 

PoP Announcements

  • Added the following IP Ranges Owned by Cato Networks



  • The following ranges will be added to these PoP locations: 
    • Boston, United States:
    • Detroit, United States:
    • Hong Kong, HK:
    • Las Vegas, United States:
    • Manchester, United Kingdom:
    • Milan, Italy:
    • Minneapolis, United States:

Security Updates

  • IPS Signatures:

    • Malware BunnyLoader (New)

    • CVE-2023-4596

    • CVE-2023-39110

    • CVE-2023-39109

    • CVE-2023-39108

    • CVE-2023-38646

    • CVE-2023-35078 

  • Suspicious Activity Monitoring:
    These protections were added to the SAM service:

    • Tactical RMM - Download

    • VulnRecon - Download 

  • Apps Catalog:
    Added dozens of new SaaS applications (you can view the SaaS apps in the Apps Catalog), including these highlights:

    • Amazon Prime Video (Enhancement)

    • Bittorent (Enhancement)

    • Dropbox (Enhancement)

  • Detection and Response:
    These are the updates to the Indications Catalog

    • Threat Hunting IOA signatures: 

      • HTTP Client Downloaded a portable executable

      • Suspected Exfiltration to Cloud Storage Applications

      • Suspicious Response Headers 

    • Threat Prevention IOA signatures: 

      • BitTorrent Outbound Communication

      • Common Scanners Not-Blocked (Inbound)

      • Known Scanner (Outbound)

      • Low Reputation Target Communication

Knowledge Base Updates

Security Playbook - Malicious Target Communication



Note: Content described in this update is gradually rolled out to the Cato PoPs over a two-week period. In addition, new features are gradually activated in the Cato Management Application over the same two-week rollout period as the PoPs. For more information, see this article. See the Cato Status Page for more information about the planned maintenance schedule.

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