Intrusion Prevention

Arris.VAP2500.tools_command.PHP.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Code Injection Vulnerability in Arris VAP2500.
The vulnerability is due to a design error while handling user authentication. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted HTTP request without authentication.

Affected Products

ARRIS VAP2500 FW 08.40 or prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://arris.force.com/consumers/pkb_Home?t=Drivers%20and%20Firmware

CVE References

CVE-2014-8424 CVE-2014-8423