Intrusion Prevention

PHP.Malicious.Shell.HHC

Description

This indicates an attempt to use a malicious PHP Web Shell.
Most malicious PHP scripts are used to execute command within the privileges of the web applications. Some can also be used to launch attacks or send spam emails.

Affected Products

Any compromised PHP server

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Remove malicious php file from the system.