Intrusion Prevention

Ektron.XSLT.Transform.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a remote Code Execution vulnerability in Ektron.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application when parsing HTTP requests. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

Ektron 8.02

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary code on vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2012-5357