Intrusion Prevention

AlienVault.OSSIM.Arbitrary.Command.Injection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a remote Code Execution Vulnerability in AlienVault OSSIM.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

AlienVault AlienVault OSSIM 4.14.x 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://www.alienvault.com/forums/discussion/4414/alienvault-v4-15-functional-release