Intrusion Prevention

Apache.Roller.OGNL.Injection.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates a possible attack against a Command Execution vulnerability in Apache Roller.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker may exploit this by sending a specially crafted HTTP request to a vulnerable system. A successful attack may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary OGNL expressions in the security context of the web application server.

Affected Products

Apache Software Foundation Apache Roller prior to 5.0.2

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://rollerweblogger.org/project/entry/apache_roller_5_0_2

CVE References

CVE-2013-4212