Intrusion Prevention

PHPWiki.SyntaxHighlighter.Plugin.Command.Injection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Command Injection vulnerability in PHPWiki SyntaxHighlighter Plugin.
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 code within the context of the application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

PhpWiki before 1.5.5

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor:
https://sourceforge.net/projects/phpwiki/

CVE References

CVE-2017-7981