Intrusion Prevention

Apache.Continuum.Arbitrary.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a remote Command Execution vulnerability in Apache Continuum.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient validation of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary command under the security context of the target process, via a crafted request.

Affected Products

Apache Continuum 1.4.2 and prior version

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue