Intrusion Prevention

Gitlab-shell.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Code Injection Vulnerability in Gitlab-shell.
The vulnerability is due to an input validation error when the vulnerable software handles a crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of target application, via a HTTP request.

Affected Products

Gitlab-shell 6.2 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://about.gitlab.com/2013/11/04/gitlab-ce-6-2-and-5-4-security-release/

CVE References

CVE-2013-4490