Threat Encyclopedia

Apache.OpenWhisk.init.REST.Remote.Code.Execution

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in Apache OpenWhisk.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. An attacker can exploit this to overwrite and execute arbitrary code on the affected machine via a crafted request.

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Apache OpenWhisk

Impact

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