SERVER-WEBAPP -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in web based applications on servers.
SERVER-WEBAPP Webmin Package Updates update.cgi command injection attempt
This rule looks for a malicious HTTP request sent to Webmin Package Updates update.cgi that contains a command injection metacharacter present in either of the following parameters: u.
What To Look For
This rule fires on HTTP requests intended to exploit a command injection vulnerability in Webmin Package Updates update.cgi.
No public information.
No known false positives
MITRE ATT&CK Framework
Tactic: Initial Access
Technique: Exploit Public-Facing Application
For reference, see the MITRE ATT&CK vulnerability types here:
Command Injection attacks target applications that allow unsafe user-supplied input. Attackers transmit this input via forms, cookies, HTTP headers, etc. and exploit the applications permissions to execute system commands without injecting code.
CVE Additional Information