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Web Attack: Adobe RoboHelper CVE-2009-3068

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.

Description

This signature detects attempts to exploit a authentication bypass vulnerability in Adobe RoboHelp Server.

Additional Information

Adobe RoboHelp Server is an application used to create application help files in a number of formats.

RoboHelp Server is prone to an authentication-bypass vulnerability because the Java Servlet of the management webserver fails to properly sanitize input in POST requests. A remote attacker can exploit this issue to bypass authentication, upload an arbitrary file, and execute it with SYSTEM-level privileges.

RoboHelp Server 8.0 is affected; other versions may also be vulnerable.

Affected

  • RoboHelp Server 8.0 is affected; other versions may also be vulnerable.

Response

NA
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