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Web Attack: Malicious Payload Upload

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 upload malicious payloads onto the server which leads to execution of arbitrary code.

Additional Information

Payloads uploaded to the server can contain OS commands which when parsed incorrectly by the server can lead to execution of remote code.

Affected

  • Various platforms.

Response


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