|CVSS SCORE||9, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)|
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|TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION||Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 24363. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the ManagePatches servlet. The vulnerability is caused by the lack of input validation before passing a remotely supplied string to a system call. By sending a crafted request to a vulnerable system, a remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code in the context of root.
Trend Micro has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: