Intrusion Prevention

Synology.DSM.Smart.CGI.Remote.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Synology DiskStation Manager.
The vulnerability is due to a design flaw in the way the vulnerable software handles user controlled data. 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

Synology DiskStation Manager (DSM) before 5.2-5967-5

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.synology.com/en-global/security/advisory/Synology_SA_17_65_DSM

CVE References

CVE-2017-15889