Intrusion Prevention

AlienVault.OSSIM.Framework.Backup.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a remote Code Execution Vulnerability in AlienVault OSSIM.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted request.

Affected Products

AlienVault AlienVault 4.5 and prior

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.alienvault.com/forums/discussion/2559/security-advisory-multiple-vulnerabilities

CVE References

CVE-2014-5158