Threat Encyclopedia

Moodle.Admin.Shell.Upload

description-logoDescription

This indicate an attempt to upload an Remote PHP shell into a Moodle via an authenticated user.
A Remote PHP shell is a malicious script, acting as a backdoor, that can be uploaded to a web server to enable remote administration of the machine.

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Moodle server

Impact

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Block the upload of the Remote PHP shell script

CVE References

CVE-2019-11631