Intrusion Prevention

ManageEngine.Desktop.Central.Features.Articles.Search.XSS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in Zoho ManageEngine Desktop Central.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user-supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary script code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Zoho ManageEngine Desktop Central 10.0.271

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary script code in the context of the affected system.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.manageengine.com/products/desktop-central/download.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-16833