Intrusion Prevention

Apache.Jetspeed.Portal.Site.Manager.ZIP.Directory.Traversal

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Directory Traversal vulnerability in Apache Jetspeed Portal Site Manager.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application while handling maliciously crafted requests. A remote attacker can exploit this to execute arbitrary code within context of the affected application via a crafted request.

Affected Products

Apache Software Foundation Jetspeed 2.2.0 to 2.2.2
Apache Software Foundation Jetspeed 2.3.0

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary code in the context of the affected user

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://portals.apache.org/jetspeed-2/security-reports.html#CVE-2016-0709

CVE References

CVE-2016-0710 CVE-2016-0709

Other References

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