Intrusion Prevention

Apache.Struts.2.DefaultActionMapper.Redirection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Redirection vulnerability in Apache Struts 2.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. It allows remote attackers to redirect users to arbitrary web sites.

Affected Products

Struts 2.0.0 - Struts 2.3.15

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
http://struts.apache.org/release/2.3.x/docs/s2-017.html

CVE References

CVE-2013-2248