Threat Encyclopedia



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Apache Software Foundation Struts.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient input validation leading to a forced double OGNL evaluation when evaluating raw user input. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability by sending a crafted HTTP request containing a malicious parameter to a vulnerable server. Successful exploitation could result in the execution of arbitrary code with the privileges of the server.

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Apache Software Foundation Struts 2.0.0 through 2.5.25

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.

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