Intrusion Prevention

BackTrack.SET.Java.Applet.Attack.Method

Description

This indicates detection of the "Java Applet Attack Method" in BackTrack SET aka Social Engineering Toolkit.
BackTrack is a Debian based penetration testing and security audit Linux distribution.

Affected Products

N/A

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Monitor the traffic from that network for any suspicious activity.
Do not execute any untrusted Java Applet.