SERVER-WEBAPP -- Snort has detected traffic exploiting vulnerabilities in web based applications on servers.
SERVER-WEBAPP Ruby on Rails render file directory traversal attempt
This event is generated when an attacker attempts to exploit a file disclosure vulnerability in Ruby on Rails.
Web Application Attack
This rule checks for attempts to exploit a file disclosure vulnerability in Ruby on Rails.
Ease of Attack:
What To Look For
No public information
No known false positives
Cisco Talos Intelligence Group
MITRE ATT&CK Framework
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CVE Additional Information
CVE-2019-5418There is a File Content Disclosure vulnerability in Action View (Rails) <18.104.22.168, <22.214.171.124, <126.96.36.199, <188.8.131.52 where specially crafted accept headers can cause contents of arbitrary files on the target system's filesystem to be exposed.
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