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Web Attack: Quest Intrust RCE CVE-2012-5896

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.


This signature detects an attempt to exploit a remote code execution vulnerability in Quest Intrust.

Additional Information

Quest InTrust is an event log management software for security and compliance.

Quest InTrust is prone to a remote code-execution vulnerability due to an error in handling an uninitialized pointer. Specifically, the issue affects the 'AnnotateX.dll' component.

An attacker can exploit this issue by invoking 'Add()' method.


  • Quest InTrust 10.4.X and earlier is vulnerable
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