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  4. Web Attack: EXE upload via directory traversal

Web Attack: EXE upload via directory traversal

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 of leveraging a directory traversal vulnerability in certain systems which could lead to compromise of affected system.

Additional Information

A directory traversal vulnerability exist in specific system, a Exe/Mof file could be uploaded to different directory leading to system compromise.

Affected

  • Various.
  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • YouTube