Intrusion Prevention

Symantec.Messaging.Gateway.Charting.Request.Directory.Traversal

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Directory Traversal vulnerability in Symantec Messaging Gateway.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs when handling a crafted HTTP packet. It allows a remote attacker to execute malicious codes against affected machine via crafted requests.

Affected Products

Symantec Messaging Gateway 10.6.1 and prior

Impact

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

CVE References

CVE-2016-5312