Intrusion Prevention

Modx.Revolution.phpthumb.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Modx Revolution.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the target application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

Modx Revolution version 2.6.4 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version, available from the website.
https://modx.com/get-modx/

CVE References

CVE-2018-1000207